AL Industry News

PALTC21 Agenda Features Something for Everyone

PALTC21 Agenda Features Something for Everyone PALTC21 Early Bird Available Till December 22 Registration is open for PALTC21, AMDA’s Annual Conference, which is being held virtually March 11-14, 2021. Sign up now to save $100 with the early bird rate; this discount is available through December 22. While COVID-19 is a big part of the agenda—there’s … [Read more]

NCAL Board Does Not Regret Seeking Federal Assistance, Despite Potential For Additional Federal Regulation

NCAL Board Does Not Regret Seeking Federal Assistance, Despite Potential For Additional Federal Regulation AHCA/NCAL NEWS AHCA/NCAL Staff Member Urvi Patel Elected To National Board Provider Magazine  (10/15, Mendoza, 151K) reports, “One of the American Health Care Association/National Center for Assisted Living’s (AHCA/NCAL’s) own will be representing the association’s quality efforts on a national scale.” Urvi … [Read more]

A simple, new non-invasive way to manage urinary incontinence

A simple, new non-invasive way to manage urinary incontinence Urinary incontinence is a significant problem in long-term care settings, affecting millions of people globally. Currently, it is treated with a variety of solutions depending on severity, and while they have been accepted, there are several known pain points associated with them — for both patients … [Read more]

Nursing & Assisted Living Facility Professional Hot Button

AALNA Advisory Council Member Rebecca Adelman has posted a very strong article. about the commission investigating nursing home response during COVID-19 Nursing & Assisted Living Facility Professional Hot Button September 30 2020 Volume 8 Issue 39 The Adelman Advantage Nursing Homes Need Shortages Prioritized and Not More of These Things … Read this powerful article … [Read more]

Help Save A Life: Share Free Sepsis Materials

Help Save A Life: Share Free Sepsis Materials This September, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) observed Sepsis Awareness Month, which also marked the three-year anniversary of its award-winning Get Ahead of Sepsis (GAOS) educational effort. GAOS seeks to raise awareness among consumers and healthcare professionals about the importance of preventing infections and … [Read more]