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Joint effort aims to educate senior living executive directors about financial fraud

Joint effort aims to educate senior living executive directors about financial fraud

Four senior housing and care provider organizations have teamed up with the FINRA Investor Education Foundation to educate senior living executive directors about financial fraud and share resources that those leaders, in turn, can pass along to colleagues, residents and families.

Some days, it's best to let the music do the talking

Some days, it's best to let the music do the talking

Glen Campbell jumped into my life two times.

New report details way to finance LTSS

New report details way to finance LTSS

A universal, catastrophic insurance program sufficiently could finance the needs of those who need long-term services and supports, and a "managed cash" benefit design might best pay for service delivery, LeadingAge concluded in a report issued Wednesday.

Glen Campbell remembered; documentary to air Wednesday

Glen Campbell remembered; documentary to air Wednesday

Wednesday, HLN will broadcast an encore presentation of "Glen Campbell: I'll Be Me," the network announced hours after Campbell's death on Tuesday. The documentary has a special connection to senior living providers.

$385,000 in grants will fund workforce initiatives

$385,000 in grants will fund workforce initiatives

Increasing the quantity and quality of the workforce serving the aging population is the ultimate goal of 17 grants totaling more than $385,000 that recently were awarded to rural LeadingAge Minnesota members.

Efforts to end ageism grow

Efforts to end ageism grow

It wasn't even a year ago that LeadingAge President and CEO Katie Smith Sloan announced that LeadingAge had a new mission: to "permanently change the image of aging in our society." New efforts by that organization and others aim to accomplish that goal.

A centered approach to research on aging

A centered approach to research on aging

Robyn Stone, DrPH, talks about a unique partnership with an ambitious agenda.

'Time to move on' from healthcare reform, or is it?

Provider groups applauded Friday's early-morning failure of the Senate's effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. Some in the federal government, however, later suggested that their battle may not be over to prevent the Medicaid cuts contained in reform efforts to date.

Medicaid advocacy to continue after GOP health bill dies, provider groups say

Medicaid advocacy to continue after GOP health bill dies, provider groups say

Advocates for aging-services providers say they'll continue their efforts to protect Medicaid funding in the wake of Monday night's collapse of Senate Republicans' effort to replace the Affordable Care Act.

Falls prevention, housing with services for older adults among HUD priorities, Carson says

Falls prevention, housing with services for older adults among HUD priorities, Carson says

Preventing falls, maintaining health and finding new ways to ensure the availability of affordable housing for older adults are three areas of focus for the Department of Housing and Urban Development, HUD Secretary Ben Carson said during a luncheon keynote speech at LeadingAge Florida's annual meeting.

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Aug. 23

Enjoying the eclipse

United States

Staff, residents and families at senior living communities and companies across the country enjoyed watching the eclipse on Monday.