Nursing home outbreak spotlights coronavirus risk in elder care facilities, ageism can shorten life expectancy, and marijuana use is rising sharply among seniors over 65.
Congress is soon expected to pass a bipartisan bill to reauthorize the Older Americans Act for five years. This will include significant increases in funding and important updates to the law such as expanding and improving the direct care workforce. We hope you’ll join us in urging your Representatives and Senators to support this important legislation.
The 2020s are the decade of healthy aging, Humana Foundation invests $7.6 million in eight communities to address social determinants of health, and KARE is the first labor marketplace platform dedicated solely to the senior housing and post-acute industry.
Find out what's new with the CHRONIC Care Act in 2020, what the 2020s have in store for aging boomers, and how much health information is worth if you can’t understand it.
Forbes magazine names Lutheran Services in America one of “America’s Top Charities,” a bill is introduced to reauthorize the Older Americans Act, and the John A. Hartford Foundation awards $8 million for senior care.
Humana and Philips use in-home interventions to tackle a $17 billion re-hospitalization problem, Congress looks to fix the ACA’s “rural glitch,” and the health/economic/social imperative for supporting family caregivers.
Join us Dec. 10 for a Lutheran Services in America virtual forum designed specifically for LSA members to share their innovations and foster business opportunities.
Planning to come to Washington Dec. 9–10 for the AHCA Pop Health Summit? Let us know you’ll be in town. We will be at the conference and would love to connect with you in person.
Good Samaritan is focused on transition nine months into Sanford Merger, addressing social determinants of health can improve community health and reduce costs, and what makes us sick: getting real about social determinants of health.
Lutheran Services in America’s CEO Summit 2020 will explore on how successful CEOs accelerate innovation, expand their mission and create new revenue opportunities. Register today!