January 2018

posted 01.24.2018
By Stephen Campbell One million immigrants are employed in the direct care workforce in the United States—as personal care aides, home health aides and nursing assistants who provide daily hands-on assistance to older adults and people with disabilities. The ever-rising de­mand for direct care…
posted 01.16.2018
We at the American Society on Aging mourn the passing of Dr. Joshua Wiener. Josh was one of the foremost influencers of long term care research and policy over the past 30 years.  He served with absolute distinction wherever he worked, whether for the Department of Human Services, the Urban…