Leadership in Aging

posted Mon, 2017-05-15 17:36
In recent years, significant progress has been made in identifying and scaling best practices to support a population having increasing rates of chronic conditions and frailty. The widespread focus on care coordination and collaborations between healthcare and social services is driving reductions i
posted Fri, 2017-04-21 17:21
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.
posted Wed, 2017-04-12 18:24
Advice on improving Medicare and a potential future path for the ACA, from a researcher behind Medicare’s creation.
posted Sun, 2017-03-19 19:42
We all need to double (and triple) our advocacy and education about the benefits of healthcare (and other at-risk) services and programs and about the impact of their repeal, modification or funding cuts. For ASA members, this means taking the time to educate your congressional delegation about your
posted Fri, 2017-03-10 14:27
It is no secret that Republicans want to move decisions out of Washington. On the table are block grants for Medicaid, premium support for Medicare and relying more upon private insurance. The congressional leadership, backed by an amenable Administration, may well be able to move forward in all the
posted Thu, 2017-03-09 12:44
Aging service providers have an essential role to play in ensuring the well-being, vitality and quality of life of individuals, families and communities. Yet if they are to flourish in a rapidly changing social, political and economic environment, it is essential that leaders of these organizations
posted Thu, 2017-02-23 18:41
One in ten community-residing older adults reported experiencing elder abuse in the past year.  More than 5 million older adults may be victimized each year.
posted Wed, 2017-01-18 17:58
The Winter 2016–17 issue of Generations includes 15 articles that lay out actionable policy plans for the new Administration regarding the economic impact of aging, protecting retirement income, ensuring affordable healthcare, and finding realistic ways to pay for long-term care.
posted Fri, 2016-12-09 17:47
As ASA members are increasingly in the position to identify, recommend and implement technology-based solutions for clients, families and policymakers, it is incumbent upon us to stay abreast of the exciting benefits and challenges that technology-enabled solutions offer.
posted Mon, 2016-09-12 09:40
In the face of skyrocketing demand, guaranteed economic hardship is not an effective recruitment strategy.