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posted 04.24.2017
Accessing needed vision and eye health care remains a major public health problem. In terms of direct medical costs, eye disorders rank fifth among the top eight chronic conditions, with the overall annual cost of vision problems in the U.S. calculated at $145 billion . Read More
posted 04.21.2017
The Spring 2017 issue of Generations is dedicated to ensuring all Americans with advanced illness receive comprehensive, high-quality, and person- and family-centered care consistent with their goals and values. Read More
posted 04.17.2017
Whether you’re a program administrator within a state agency, a CEO of a health plan or a healthcare provider, what we choose to measure dictates where we focus our time and resources. Read More
posted 04.13.2017
As we share in difficult situations with our aging clients, let us renew our commitment to search for and create beauty together in the transitory moment that is everything that matters. Read More
posted 04.12.2017
Advice on improving Medicare and a potential future path for the ACA, from a researcher behind Medicare’s creation. Read More
posted 03.30.2017
“We hope that by learning about our work you will also be moved to view us as the “new senior citizens”: we are active, stimulating, and very much alive. We are not old folks sitting in rocking chairs all day.” Read More
posted 03.24.2017
“This was my first ASA conference and I loved it! Met some great folks and learned some good information. Can’t wait until next year.” Read More
posted 03.23.2017
From pet longevity to care transitions to evidence-based practice, the third day of the 2017 Aging in America Conference continued the incredible journey. Read More
posted 03.22.2017
An amazing day of discovering, learning and connections. The 2017 Aging in America Conference continues. Read More
posted 03.21.2017
Aging in America 2017 is underway, and opened Monday with a record-breaking number of first-day attendees. Read More

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How Managed Long-Term Services and Supports Can Help Family Caregivers Event Details
Advocating for Older Adult Issues: Approaches to Communicating & Organizing Event Details
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