Aging Today

posted Wed, 2019-09-04 14:39
The significance of the Executive Order cannot be understated: at no time in the past has a Califor­nia governor committed leadership and resources to whole-scale systems planning to meet the needs of California’s aging population.
posted Thu, 2019-08-15 11:32
Since 2019, the National Council on Aging and the Aging and Disability Business Institute at the National Association for Area Agencies on Aging have hosted a six-month webinar-based training program for community-based organizations looking to pursue partnerships and contracts with Medicare Advanta
posted Mon, 2019-08-12 12:58
Professionals who work in aging services believe they have a firm grasp on the challenges related to aging. Yet despite what they think they know, many may not understand the re­alities of the aging experience until they themselves are aging.
posted Mon, 2019-08-12 11:32
The Aging and Disability Business Institute of the National As­sociation of Area Agencies on Aging and the National Council on Aging are working together to convene the MA Learning Collaborative.
posted Fri, 2019-07-19 18:40
The significance of the Executive Order cannot be understated: at no time in the past has a Califor­nia governor committed leadership and resources to whole-scale systems planning to meet the needs of California’s aging population.
posted Fri, 2019-07-19 09:47
FEMA introduced its Strategic Plan for 2018–2022, which included a new emphasis on building a culture of preparedness, along with government administrative simplifications to ready America for catastrophes. How can the aging services com­munity learn from these events?
posted Thu, 2019-06-27 18:41
Today’s older adults and people with disabilities rely on an interdependent, oftentimes complex system of formal and informal supports and healthcare to keep them as independent as possible in their own homes.
posted Thu, 2019-06-27 18:41
Health security is a condition in which a nation and its people are prepared for, pro­tected from and resilient to events that can adversely impact health status.
posted Tue, 2019-06-25 16:58
Disasters—are we prepared?, longevity in America; conectores enrich Colorado elders’ lives; exploring retirement and a “good” old age, and more…
posted Wed, 2019-06-19 15:58
Medicare Advantage (MA) has been in existence since 1997 in various iterations, but passage of the February 2018 CHRONIC Care Act affected several key aspects of MA programming.