Articles & Updates

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Articles and Updates from LeadingAge

  1. LeadingAge Need to Know: 01.19.22

    We are sharing the very latest with members with weekday morning email updates on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday and live online updates on Monday and Wednesday.   Reporting on Nursing Home Infection Control ...

  2. Interview with Jon Lips January 19, 2022

    Jon Lips, JD, Vice President of Legal and Regulatory Affairs with LeadingAge Minnesota, joined the January 19, 2022 Leading Age Coronavirus Update call. He responded to questions from Ruth Katz and from callers. Here is a summary of the conversation. Q: What is ...

  3. Hourly Rates for Assisted Living Resident Assistants Increased 10.61% in 2021

    The national average of hourly rates for RAs increased by 10.61% and Dementia PCAs hourly rates increased by 10.66% in 2021, according to the 2021-2022 ALF Salary & Benefits Report. Overall, the national 50th percentile for RAs was $14.85 in 2021; the national ...

  4. Historic Broadband Investment Begins as Federal, State Governments Develop Plans

    In November 2021, Congress enacted, and the President signed, the “Investment in Infrastructure and Jobs Act” (IIJA), providing funds not only for “traditional infrastructure” projects like airports, roads, and bridges, but also for improved and expanded broadband deployment across the country. In total, IIJA ...

  5. Vaccine Mandates by State: Who is, Who isn't, and How?

    *Updated: Wednesday, January 19 2022 So far, there are 25 states that require vaccination for employees of various categories; six are now requiring boosters or “up to date” status of vaccines. Of those, twenty-one specify requirements for healthcare workers, ...