ALFA/Spader 20 Groups Raising the bar for excellence
You’re experienced, resourceful and successful, but sometimes you face problems even you can’t solve alone. So where do you turn for insight, ideas and concrete tactics to strengthen your business? ALFA/Spader 20 Groups. Since 1977, Spader has created peer group experiences revealing the secret to improved performance and profitability.
ALFA has partnered with Spader to offer
member CEOs of small- to mid-sized senior living companies a peer group
to exchange information, best practices, common challenges, and future
opportunities for excellence and profitability.
Are ALFA/Spader 20 Groups right for you?
Harness the Power of Your Peers with ALFA/Spader 20 Groups
Representatives from the Spader Group will host an information session at the ALFA 2014 Conference & Expo, to share information on the newly formed AFLA/Spader 20 Groups for senior living and how you can become part of this exclusive group.
ALFA/ Spader 20 Groups Get You Results
CHEAT Sheet - ALFA's Latest Industry News
Senior living companies are becoming increasingly savvy to the need to create even more incentives to create an engaged, stable workforce. There is expected to be a 60 percent increase in employment in the home health care services sector with a 30 percent increase in residential care communities over the next decade, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
The White House Conference on Aging has issued a policy brief on healthy aging – the first in a series of briefs it plans to release this year. The Healthy Aging brief examines how Americans can enjoy long and healthy lives by maximizing their physical, mental, and social wellbeing. “Rather than focusing on the limitations of aging, older adults across the nation want to focus instead on the opportunities of aging,” say the brief’s authors.
The Suicide Prevention Resource Center has published online a new information sheet, the Role of Senior Living Community Professionals in Preventing Suicide, which was developed with input from senior living staff.
The National Institute on Aging has created a new online portal offering free clinical practice tools, training materials, and other resources for health professionals working with residents with cognitive impairments.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid recently revised rules relating to hospice care patients who are Medicare beneficiaries. Upon electing hospice care, the beneficiary now waives the right to Medicare payment for any Medicare services related to the terminal illness and related conditions during a hospice stay, except when provided by or under arrangement by the designated hospice or patient’s attending physician is that doctor is not employed by the hospice.
One day left to participate in the 4th Annual 2015 ALFA and Sargent Art Senior Living Art Showcase, a competition recognizing the tremendous talent of senior living residents and the powerful resident activity programs at senior living communities across the country.
Mid-March, ALFA launched the 4th Annual 2015 ALFA and Sargent Art Senior Living Art Showcase, a competition recognizing the tremendous talent of senior living residents and the powerful resident activity programs at senior living communities across the country.
Join us in celebrating ALFA’s 25th anniversary at networking events during the ALFA Conference & Expo in Tampa May 4-7.