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Part of the Aging and Disability Business Institute Series—a Collaboration of n4a and ASA. Learn More
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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

AgeBlog

posted 11.27.2017
SRC sought a pilot partnership with Lutheran to help older adults with chron­ic heart failure make a safe and successful transition to home, and to avoid hospital readmissions. The pilot yielded “A Perfect Homecoming,” a program that came about in 2015 through... Read More
posted 11.27.2017
San Francisco’s Institute on Aging (IOA) began in 1985 as a nonprofit provid­ing multiple services to older adults, and is best known, locally, for its Friendship Line, a volunteer-staffed suicide preven­tion hotline serving older adults. Read More

Forums

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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The SCAN Foundation is an independent public charity devoted to transforming care for older adults in ways that preserve dignity and encourage independence. ASA is pleased to collaborate with the SCAN Foundation and other partners to support a new national integrated care initiative. View upcoming web seminars.

 

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More Than Just a Partnership: Why a Hospital and a Community-Based Organization Joined Together to Provide Population Health Web Seminar Details
Aging in Place: The Preferences of Today’s Aging Generation Web Seminar Details
Improving Health and Wellness with Wearable Technology for Older Adults Web Seminar Details