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Experiment Over: Future of Nursing Home 3-Day Stay Waiver in Doubt Post-PHE

Skilled Nursing News (featuring LeadingAge’s Jodi Eyigor and Janine Finck-Boyle)

May 19, 2022

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Report: Public Health Emergency Will be Extended Again

McKnight’s Senior Living (featuring LeadingAge)

May 18, 2022

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Cost-Sharing for Adult Vaccines Must be Eliminated

Newsday (opinion piece by LeadingAge NY’s Diane Darbyshire)

May 17, 2022

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Bill Aims to Build up Nursing Home Workforce

McKnight’s Senior Living (featuring LeadingAge’s Janine Finck-Boyle)

May 16, 2022

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Expand Affordable Senior Housing To Help Older Adults Age In Place, 40 Senators Say

McKnight’s Senior Living (featuring LeadingAge)

May 13, 2022

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Providers Plead For More COVID Funding Ahead Of Expected Surges

McKnight’s (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

May 11, 2022

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COVID-19 Fight Needs Testing, Vaccines, Treatment Access: LeadingAge

McKnight’s Senior Living (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

May 11, 2022

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The COVID-19 Pandemic Crisis and its Impact on Long-term Care and Assisted Living

Generations Journal (article by LeadingAge’s Ruth Katz and Katie Smith Sloan)

May 9, 2022

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A Sight for Sore Eyes’: Nursing Home Industry Adds 900 Jobs in April

Skilled Nursing News (featuring LeadingAge)

May 9, 2022

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Very Real Challenges’ Coming For Nursing Homes With End Of First Set Of COVID Waivers

McKnight’s (featuring LeadingAge)

May 6, 2022

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$1.3 Million Project Aims To Strengthen Direct Care Workforce

McKnight’s Senior Living (featuring LeadingAge)

May 5, 2022

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Facing Labor Shortages And Cost Hikes, Many Long-Term Care Facilities Are Shuttering

ABC News (featuring LeadingAge’s Colleen Knudsen)

May 3, 2022

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Some Families May Not Access Hospice Without Caregiver Support

Hospice News (featuring LeadingAge’s Mollie Gurian)

May 3, 2022

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Bipartisan Policy Center Makes Recommendations to CMS Aimed at Increasing Home Health Access

Home Health Care News (featuring LeadingAge’s Ruth Katz)

May 2, 2022

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Workforce Issues Remain Top Challenge For Affordable Senior Housing Organizations: Survey

McKnight’s Senior Living (featuring LeadingAge)

April 27, 2022

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OSHA’s Proposed COVID-19 Healthcare Rule ‘Over Prescriptive,’ Confusing, Industry Leaders Say

McKnight’s Senior Living (featuring LeadingAge’s Cory Kallheim)

April 26, 2022

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How Providers Can Prepare Now For Upcoming PRF Reporting

McKnight’s (featuring LeadingAge’s Nicole Fallon)

April 25, 2022

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Low-Income Senior Women Bear Brunt Of Chronic Disease Burden: LeadingAge Report

McKnight’s (featuring LeadingAge’s Marc Cohen)

April 22, 2022

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Closures, Consolidation, Sales: Skilled Nursing Ownership Goes Through Shakeup

Skilled Nursing News (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

April 22, 2022

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The Editorial Board: Report Sounds Alarm On The Need For New Approaches To Nursing Homes

The Buffalo News (featuring LeadingAge NY’s Jim Clyne)

April 18, 2022

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Proposed Payment Rules for Other Settings Forecast Home Health Trouble

Home Health Care News (featuring LeadingAge’s Mollie Gurian)

April 18, 2022

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Three-Day Stay Waiver Safe, But Only For Now

McKnight’s (featuring LeadingAge’s Jodi Eyigor)

April 15, 2022

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Future of the CNA: Nursing Home Reform Efforts, Staffing Crisis Drive Changes in Key Role

Skilled Nursing News (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

April 14, 2022

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Nursing Home Pay Rule Reveals CMS Strategy On Minimum Staffing

McKnight’s (featuring LeadingAge’s Ruth Katz)

April 13, 2022

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Proposed Medicare Funding Cuts ‘Exponentially Shocking’ to SNF Operators

Skilled Nursing News (featuring LeadingAge’s Janine Finck-Boyle)

April 13, 2022

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CMS ‘Heartless’ For Its Big Nursing Home Pay Cut Proposal

McKnight’s (featuring LeadingAge’s Janine Finck-Boyle)

April 12, 2022

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[UPDATED] CMS’s Proposed $320M Decrease in Nursing Home Medicare Funding Could Be ‘Ruinous’ for Struggling Operators

Skilled Nursing News (featuring LeadingAge’s Janine Finck-Boyle)

April 12, 2022

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Streamlined Wage Determination Process Could Help Address Workforce Crisis

McKnight’s Senior Living (featuring LeadingAge)

April 8, 2022

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Providers Warn Of Access Issues As Waivers Near Their End

McKnight’s (featuring LeadingAge’s Janine Finck-Boyle)

April 8, 2022

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[UPDATED] CMS to Phase Out Nursing Home TNA Program, Other PHE Waivers

Skilled Nursing News (featuring LeadingAge’s Janine Finck-Boyle)

April 8, 2022

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Providers Target ‘Bottleneck’ in Hiring of Foreign RNs, Therapists

McKnight’s (featuring LeadingAge)

April 7, 2022

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CMS To Pay For Second Booster Shots For Medicare Beneficiaries

McKnight’s (featuring LeadingAge’s Jodi Eyigor)

April 7, 2022

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BREAKING: U.S. Nursing Home System ‘Ineffective,’ ‘Unsustainable,’ National Academies Report Says

McKnight’s (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

April 7, 2022

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Call for Holistic Nursing Home Reform a ‘Wake-Up’ for Lawmakers, Stakeholders

McKnight’s (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

April 7, 2022

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Nursing Home Care, Funding System Need Overhaul, Report Says

The Associated Press (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

April 7, 2022

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'Targeted Investments’ Backed for Overhaul of Nursing Home Care (1)

Bloomberg Law (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

April 7, 2022

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NASEM Report Slams ‘Ineffective’ Nursing Home System, Highlights Post-Acute Care Utilization Shifts

Home Health Care News (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

April 7, 2022

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A Broken System: New Proposals to Overhaul Nursing Homes Laid Out in Landmark Report

Skilled Nursing News (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

April 7, 2022

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Nursing Home Workers Stress Adequate Staffing, Higher Pay in Meeting With CMS

Skilled Nursing News (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

April 7, 2022

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Aging In Place Can Be So Much Easier With Smart Home Technology

The Washington Post (featuring LeadingAge’s Majd Alwan)

April 7, 2022

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Study: Providers Tend To Neglect Care Preferences of Seniors Who Are People Of Color, Poorer

McKnight’s Home Care (featuring LeadingAge’s Marc Cohen)

April 5, 2022

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LeadingAge NY Response to Executive Order No. 4.7: Implementation of Nursing Home Staff Mandate is a False Promise to Residents and Families

LeadingAge NY

April 4, 2022

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New York Nursing Homes May Have To Hire Thousands To Comply With Staffing Order

Spectrum News (featuring LeadingAge NY’s Karen Lipson)

April 4, 2022

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Nursing Home Minimum Staffing Law Takes Effect In NY

WAMC (featuring LeadingAge NY’s Jim Clyne)

April 4, 2022

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New York Enacts Law To Improve Nursing Home Care That Industry Says Won’t Work

The Post-Standard (featuring LeadingAge NY’s Jim Clyne)

April 4, 2022

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CMS Chief Holds Second 1-on-1 With Providers As Reform Looms

McKnight’s (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

April 4, 2022

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Nursing Home Requirements Unchanged After 2nd Booster Recommendation: LeadingAge

McKnight’s (featuring LeadingAge’s Jodi Eyigor)

April 4, 2022

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Coalition of Aging Services Providers Joins Campaign to Re-Establish House Aging Committee

McKnight’s Senior Living (featuring LeadingAge)

April 4, 2022

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NY Nursing Home Staffing Mandate Takes Effect Friday. Trade Group Says It's 'Impossible To Comply With

The Buffalo News (featuring LeadingAge NY’s Jim Clyne)

April 1, 2022

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Reforms Could Start Sooner Than One Year, Becerra Says In ‘Monumental’ Nursing Home Meeting

McKnight’s (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

April 1, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

Up In Smoke: Providers Rethinking Pre-Employment Drug Screens

McKnight’s (featuring LeadingAge’s Cory Kallheim)

April 1, 2022

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CMS Giving States $110 Million to Boost Money Follows the Person Programs

Home Health Care News (featuring LeadingAge’s Mollie Gurian)

April 1, 2022

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Gov. Hochul Faces Thursday Deadline to Lift Pause on Nursing Home Staffing Rules

WAMC (featuring LeadingAge NY’s Jim Clyne)

March 31, 2022

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Coming To A Bus Stop Near You: Better Nursing Home Conversations

McKnight’s (featuring LeadingAge’s Susan Donley and Katie Smith Sloan)

March 30, 2022

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Providers ‘Very Encouraged’ After Meeting with CMS Leader on Nursing Home Reform

McKnight’s (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

March 30, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

Biden Proposes $88.2 Billion Over Five Years to Prepare for Future Pandemics

McKnight’s Senior Living (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

March 30, 2022

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Leaders Rush To Lift COVID-19 Rules While Unvaccinated Workers Still Out Of Jobs, Sparking Debate

The Washington Times (featuring LeadingAge NY’s Jim Clyne)

March 29, 2022

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Sloan: Unthinkable for Feds and States to Not Increase Nursing Home Funding

McKnight’s (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

March 29, 2022

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Government Underinvestment Responsible For Aging Services Infrastructure Decline: LeadingAge CEO

McKnight’s Senior Living (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

March 29, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

'Phenomenal’ HUD Budget Aims to Increase Supply for Seniors

McKnight’s Senior Living (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

March 29, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

We Can Turn The Caregiver Crisis Around, But Fast Action Is Needed

The Hill (opinion piece by LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

March 28, 2022

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Advocates Ask State Attorney General Not To Enforce Nursing Home Staff Requirements

Advocates ask state attorney general not to enforce nursing home staff requirements

March 25, 2022

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Nursing homes hit back” (scroll down to “On the Beats” section)

Politico New York Playbook (featuring LeadingAge NY’s Jim Clyne)

March 25, 2022

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LeadingAge Calls for Additional Provider Relief for Senior Care

HomeCare Magazine (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

March 25, 2022

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New York Budget Battle: Hochul Proposed $10 Billion For NY Health Care. Legislators Want A Lot More

The Buffalo News (featuring LeadingAge NY’s Jim Clyne)

March 24, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

GOPers Urge Kathy Hochul To Axe Vaccine Mandates For Essential Workers

New York Post (featuring LeadingAge NY’s Jim Clyne)

March 24, 2022

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$413 Million In Provider Relief Fund Payments Welcome News, But ‘Extreme Frustration’ Remains

McKnight’s Senior Living (featuring LeadingAge)

March 24, 2022

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Immigration Decision Could Provide A Step Toward Solving Caregiver Crisis

McKnight’s Home Care (featuring LeadingAge’s Andrea Price-Carter)

March 24, 2022

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Nursing Home Staffing Mandate ‘Unrealistic,’ Advocacy Groups Say

McKnight’s Senior Living (featuring LeadingAge NY’s Jim Clyne)

March 23, 2022

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OSHA Accepting New Comments On Healthcare Worker COVID-19 Protection Rule

McKnight’s Senior Living (featuring LeadingAge)

March 23, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

Groups Seek ‘Critical’ Extension Of Public Health Emergency, More COVID Help

McKnight’s Senior Living (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

March 23, 2022

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HHS Releasing Another $413 Million In Provider Relief Funds

McKnight’s (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

March 23, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

To Families’ Dismay, Biden Nursing Home Reform Doesn’t View Them as Essential

U.S. News & World Report (featuring LeadingAge’s Ruth Katz)

March 18, 2022

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Senior Living Tells White House It Knows All too Well What It’s Like To Fight Pandemic Without Funding

McKnight’s Senior Living (featuring LeadingAge’s Ruth Katz)

March 17, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

White House Ready to Crack Down on Nursing Homes, Cites USA TODAY Report

USA Today (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

March 17, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

Albany’s Final State Budget Must Protect Specialized Long Term Care Services for Vulnerable New Yorkers

Empire Report (opinion piece by LeadingAge NY’s Jim Clyne)

March 16, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

Exemptions, Education Avert Mass Employee Exodus as Vaccine Mandate Deadline Passes

McKnight’s (featuring LeadingAge’s Susan Donley)

March 16, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

Omnibus Appropriations Package Sets Aside $275 Million To Address Visa Backlog

McKnight’s Senior Living (featuring LeadingAge)

March 16, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

CMS in ‘Full Court Sprint’ to Carry Out Biden’s Nursing Home Reforms

Skilled Nursing News (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

March 11, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

Affordable Senior Housing Program Could See 21 Percent Funding Increase Under Appropriations Bill

McKnight’s Senior Living (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

March 10, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

Omnibus Spending Bill Contains Provisions To Extend Telehealth Waivers

McKnight’s Home Care (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

March 10, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

Spending Package Promises 5-Month Extension Of Telehealth Flexibilities

McKnight’s (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

March 10, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

Affordable Senior Housing Providers Expected To ‘Jump’ at ‘Innovative’ Mental Health Initiative

McKnight’s Senior Living (featuring LeadingAge’s Linda Couch)

March 9, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

Protecting The Vulnerable Comes With added Nuance In New COVID-19 Phase

Roll Call (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

March 9, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

After Reopening Their Doors, Adult Day Providers Are ‘Starting From Scratch’

Home Health Care News (featuring LeadingAge’s Mollie Gurian)

LeadingAge in the News

Democrats Frustrated with Latest Manchin Pitch on Build Back Better

The Hill (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

March 4, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

Rise of Robots: Workforce, Covid Pressures Lead to Bolder Tech Investment in Senior Living

Senior Housing News (featuring LeadingAge’s Majd Alwan)

March 4, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

Associations Join Forces in Call for Provider Relief Fund Changes

McKnight’s Senior Living (featuring LeadingAge)

March 3, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

Industry Advocates Use Nursing Home Mention in SOTU To Press For COVID-19 Relief

McKnight’s Senior Living (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

March 3, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

Home Care Gets Nod From Biden In State Of The Union

McKnight’s Home Care (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

March 3, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

White House Proposes Nursing Home Reforms Ahead of State of the Union Address

AARP (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

March 2, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

Biden’s Promise of Better Nursing Home Care Will Require Many More Workers

Kaiser Health News (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

March 2, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

Bill Calls For $2.5 Billion Investment In Affordable Senior Housing, Service Providers

McKnight’s Senior Living (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

March 1, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

Providers Decry Major ‘Crack Down’ Without Major Funding

McKnight’s (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

March 1, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

[UPDATED] White House Unveils Major Nursing Home Reform Package, Targets Private Equity Ownership

Skilled Nursing News (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

March 1, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

Stop Blaming Nursing Homes’: Biden’s Proposed Reforms Garner Mixed Reactions

Skilled Nursing News (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

March 1, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

Biden Vows to Crack Down on Poorest-Performing Nursing Homes

The Washington Post (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

March 1, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

Biden to Launch Ambitious Overhaul of Nursing Home Quality

The Associated Press (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

March 1, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

CDC Revises Public Indoor Mask Guidance; No Changes Yet For Healthcare Settings

McKnight’s (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

February 28, 2022

LeadingAge in the News

Providers Seek More as CDC Eases Masking Guidelines for Most Americans

McKnight’s (featuring LeadingAge’s Katie Smith Sloan)

February 28, 2022