Center for Workforce Solutions

Center for Workforce Solutions

Welcome to the LeadingAge Center for Workforce Solutions, our center featuring workforce resources for older adult services. 

Recent Activity

  1. OSHA Issues Temporary Emergency Standard for Healthcare Settings

    The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued an emergency temporary standard (ETS) for healthcare settings June 10. The standard focuses on healthcare workers most likely to have contact with someone infected with the virus. In ...

  2. Workforce: House Committee on Education & Labor Examine DOL Priorities, and Highlight the Release of the OSHA Workplace Rules

    The House Education and Labor Committee held a June 9, 2021, hearing titled, “Examining the Policies and Priorities of the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL).” Secretary of Labor Marty Walsh, the hearing witness, reflected on how the Biden Administration will respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, and how the American ...

  3. Free Protect Nursing Homes Tool to Control Infections

    As previously featured by the CDC and a LeadingAge national call, an overview and demo of the tool can be found here. Additionally, the Yale team is available to provide briefings and demos for individual state partners, conferences, and webinars. ...

  4. Bill Introduced to Invest in Direct Care Career Opportunities

    The legislation also would further promote the LeadingAge Blueprint for a Better Aging Infrastructure, which offers a series of recommendations that ensure aging services are essential part of Congress’s infrastructure ...

  5. Strengthening the Home Care Workforce

    Debra Lipson, senior fellow at Mathematica, began the webinar by outlining the longstanding issues facing the home and personal care workforce, including overall staffing shortages, turnover, low wages, lack of training and career ladders, and the sheer difficulty of direct care jobs. She referenced ...