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A day in the life of an APS worker, preventing elder abuse, hospital observation can be pricey and a Hepatitis C alert. Learn More
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posted 11.16.2017
  The tax legislation passed today by a narrow partisan majority in the U.S. House of Representatives, the so-called “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act,” is the first step in passing tax reform legislation that ASA Chair Bob Blancato says “will only make some Americans great again.... Read More
posted 11.08.2017
In the In Focus Section of the November–December 2017 issue of Aging Today, we probe the troubling issue of elder abuse and neglect. Read More


posted 11.07.2017
One strategy hospitals use to achieve better care is to form Patient and Family Advisory Councils to engage consumers in identifying what has gone well and what can be improved during a hospital stay. Read the new paper by AARP Public Policy Institute’s Lynn Friss Feinberg to learn how these... Read More
posted 10.05.2017
Addressing the needs of dementia caregivers is important because today more people than ever are living at home with dementia and relying on their family or close friends to care for them. Read the new blog from AARP Public Policy Institute’s Lynn Friss Feinberg to learn why evidence-based services... Read More

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