May 04, 2023

Senate HELP Committee on Workforce

April 27, 2023

Senate HELP Taps Six Members for Workforce Focus

This week, the Senate Health Education Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee assigned six Senators to work more closely on developing the Committee’s bipartisan health care workforce shortage bill. LeadingAge will work our state partners to encourage members with communities in these states to contact these Senators and ask that provisions to address the aging services workforce crisis be included in the HELP Committee’s bipartisan legislation.

Read the full bulletin for more details.

March 20, 2023

Solutions for Aging Services Workforce Shortage

On March 20, LeadingAge responded to the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Committee’s request for information related to the health care workforce with a sweeping review of the causes and potential solutions to the severe aging services workforce shortage. LeadingAge’s comments included data, member testimonials, and powerful policy solutions.

“The future health, well-being, and lives of older Americans are in your hands. These problems are resolvable with the right set of policy actions,” the comments say.

Read LeadingAge’s full comments here.