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  1. Funding for Home and Community-Based Care under the American Rescue Plan

    Earlier this week, the House Budget Committee passed the American Rescue Plan Act out of committee and to the full House of Representatives. This article is meant to describe provisions in the package that ...

  2. LeadingAge Need to Know - 2.25.21

    We are sharing the very latest with members with weekday morning email updates and live online updates three days a week on Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Visit the ...

  3. Focus on Telehealth Post Pandemic Continues

    The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced at the outset of the Biden Administration that they anticipate extending the public health emergency (PHE) through at least the end of 2021. They said they would give 60 days’ notice prior to the termination of the PHE – this does NOT mean that providers have 60 ...

  4. Coronavirus Insights: Interview with Dr. Monica Gandhi – February 24, 2021

    Dr. Monica Gandhi, Professor of Medicine and Associate Chief in the Division of HIV, Infectious Diseases, and Global Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), joined LeadingAge for the Coronavirus Update Call on February 24, 2021. She responded to questions from Ruth Katz and from callers. Q: ...

  5. FCC's Expanded COVID-19 Telehealth Program and Broadband Plans

    The FCC provided a presentation on the expansion of the COVID-19 Telehealth Program, the creation of the Emergency Broadband Benefit Program, and work the agency is doing to improve its broadband maps. All of the initiatives received additional funding allocated through the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021, signed into law ...