AL Industry News

Provider Daily COVID-19 Updates June 15, 2020

AHCA/NCAL Convention and COVID 19 Updates AHCA/NCAL NEWS   AHCA/NCAL Annual Convention Reset For 24-Day Virtual Event This October McKnight’s Long Term Care News (6/12, Berklan) reported, “The nation’s largest nursing home association has announced its modified plans for its annual conference. Oct. 8-31 will be the span when events will take place online, according to … [Read more]

Essential Caregivers Honored In National Assisted Living Week Theme For 2020

AHCA/NCAL NEWS Essential Caregivers Honored In National Assisted Living Week Theme For 2020 McKnight’s Senior Living (6/5, Bonvissuto) reports, “With a nod to essential frontline caregivers battling COVID-19, ‘Caring is EssentiAL’ has been announced as the theme of this year’s National Assisted Living Week.” According to AHCA/NCAL, “The theme…is more relevant today than in recent … [Read more]

LTC Liability Letter – Democratic Leaders

LTC Liability Letter – Democratic Leaders We, the undersigned organizations write on behalf of the millions of men and women and the facilities on the frontlines of the national fight against COVID-19. Together, we represent more than 12 millionAmericans and their front line caretakers across 65,000 long-term care facilities, including doctors, medical directors, nurses, home health, hospice … [Read more]

Provider TOP STORIES May 12, 2020

TOP STORIES CDC NHSN COVID-19 Mandated Reporting For PPE, Staffing Has Started Provider Magazine (5/11, Connole, 151K) reports, “The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National Health care Safety Network (NHSN) COVID-19-mandated reporting for nursing centers has started, according to the latest update from the American Health Care Association/National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL).” AHCA/NCAL … [Read more]