LeadingAge Need to Know: Coronavirus 9.17.20

Members | September 17, 2020

Daily updates as of September 17.

We are sharing the very latest with members with weekday morning email updates and live online updates Mondays and Wednesdays. Visit the main coronavirus page anytime.

Following are the latest news and resources.

Join Us for the Last Day of the Summit

Today’s keynote speaker at the Collaborative Care HIT Summit is Michelle Dougherty, a senior health informatics research scientist at RTI International and an expert on research on electronic health records and other health technologies, related technical standards, and data reuse. Did you miss the first two days of the? Don’t worry! All sessions are recorded and will be available to all registered attendees. Register today to access on-demand content and view past sessions.

Extension of Provider Relief Deadline for Private Pay Only AL and Nursing Homes

The deadline for private pay-only licensed assisted living providers and nursing homes to apply for Provider Relief Funds has been extended to Monday, Sept. 21 by close of business day (typically, this has meant 11:59 p ET). Learn more about the extension.

New Insights and Tools From LeadingAge

LeadingAge staff experts are developing essential advocacy, guidance and tools, and curating the most relevant resources for aging services providers, including CMS Issues New FAQs for PACE Organizations. A complete timeline of insights, tools, and useful links is available here, so you’ll never miss an update.

Trusted Business Resources & Webinars

LeadingAge continues to curate discounts and offers and webinars from trusted business partners. Come back frequently to find new ways that our business partners are helping members get through the coronavirus crisis. And of course, members always have access to the LeadingAge Knowledge Center’s full and growing suite of COVID-19-related education and trainings.

Coronavirus Spotlight Podcasts

The podcast series, LeadingAge Coronavirus Spotlights, is growing its features presentations by LeadingAge members and subject-matter experts who have been guests on our live online policy updates. Listen to these brief but informative podcasts to learn more about how your colleagues are coping with the pandemic. For the full-length audio of all the updates, visit the Online Policy Updates Archive.

Questions? Ask LeadingAge National, Your State Association, or Each Other

There are many ways to get help during this crisis. Contact LeadingAge’s national team directly or email us at covid@leadingage.org. If you have questions about local and state issues, contact your state association. Join the MyLeadingAge Member Community COVID-19 group to ask questions, access resources, and share best practices for dealing with the coronavirus.