With the Senate back in session this coming week, lawmakers from both parties continue work on the next expected package of emergency relief legislation related to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Medicare's broken promise to people in nursing homes, NCOA study on take-up rates in Medicare savings programs and Part D low-income subsidy, and the President expected to sign PPP extension into law.
This month we are launching our Strength and Service Series, an ongoing virtual gathering of the best minds in our space, laser-focused on examining and tackling the uncertainties and unintended consequences in today’s climate—all with the objective of moving your organization forward.
CMS issues a rule on changes to Medicare Advantage, the striking racial divide in how COVID-19 has hit nursing homes, and how social isolation and loneliness in older adults is presenting opportunities for healthcare systems.
A quick overview of nursing home COVID-19 data, Pennsylvania approves regional approach, $295 million in aid to combat COVID-19 in long-term care, and how COVID-19 is impacting food insecurity for older adults.
Lutheran Services in America members are more than living up to this year’s theme for Older Americans Month, a look at the impact of COVID-19 on older adults, and upcoming webinars on nursing homes, hospice, and social determinants of health.
Seniors with COVID-19 show unusual symptoms, a Kaiser Foundation study on the disproportionate impact of COVID-19 deaths in senior living facilities, and how to reduce caregiver turnover rates during the pandemic and afterward.
Lutheran Services in America COVID-19 updates and resources, CMS approves additional state Medicaid waivers and amendments, and technology helping older adults in the era of social distancing.
Lutheran Services in America established Coronavirus Resources page for members, the Giving Compass provides a list of funding by state, and Medicare is updating coverage to help in the coronavirus crisis.
The CDC debuts a new website to share updates on COVID-19, the Hartford Foundation funds four new grants totaling $5.6 million to support older adults, and Humana launches a Medicare Advantage pay program for social determinants.