The National Center for Health Statistics is contacting senior living communities throughout the country in an effort to generate national data on long term care. ALFA encourages those contacted to participate; ensuring professionally managed senior living communities are represented in the data set.
ALFA and other assisted living associations are encouraging members who are contacted by federal researchers to participate in the National Study of Long-Term Care Providers (NSLTCP).
Accountable Care Organizations (ACO), cheatsheet, Human Resources, Partnerships, Staffing & Performance
While accountable care organizations (ACO) are still evolving, some have already defined quality measures for skilled nursing communities, and quality...
Active & Engaged Seniors, cheatsheet, Health and Wellness, Health Care, Senior Living Options, Wellness Program
Vermont reigns as the healthiest state for older adults, according to the 2016 Americaís Health Rankings Senior Report, followed by New Hampshire, Min...
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Total spending on healthcare for a family of four with employer-sponsored health insurance will rise to more than $25,000 in 2016, according to the Mi...
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Argentum is pleased to partner with Aging2.0 to conduct the 2016 Senior Care Innovation & Technology Use Survey to advance a greater understanding abo...
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Itís time to move beyond the hype. Millennials mean a lot to senior living. They are the largest generation in the U.S. workforce. With a shortage tha...
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Argentum continues to encourage senior living leaders to seek credentialing through the Senior Living Certification Commission (SLCC), an independent,...
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US Against Alzheimerís is urging advocates of finding a cure for Alzheimerís disease to tell the U.S. Postal Service that itís time to stamp out the a...
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Mental disorders now tops the list of the most costly conditions in the United States at $201 billion annually, according to a new study published in ...
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Hurricane season is here. After a disaster, itís common for families and individuals to feel stress and anxiety over their health and safety and this ...
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The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is doing its part to celebrate Older Americans Month by collaborating with Meals on Wheels to offer a placema...