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    Posted 07.08.2011
    To the surprise of many stakeholders in the aging and disability communities, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) provides a range of opportunities to federal and state governments to reform public policies for long-term services and supports (LTSS) and chronic care coordination. This article reviews… Read More
    Posted 07.08.2011
    The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) is the most significant healthcare legislation enacted since the passage of Medicare and Medicaid forty-five years ago. The new law’s full implications will not be known for years, but its impact on the Medicare program will be significant and… Read More
    Posted 07.08.2011
    All public policy, whether supporting public or private goals, is built to solve a specific human or social problem. As a result, the very nature of policy making is by degrees reactive and static, created from a combination of historical facts, current conditions, and future projections. The… Read More
    Posted 07.05.2011
              It may seem like a small thing, but starting conversations online can, and does, have an impact in the lives of older adults. Part of the mission of the American Society on Aging is to bring multidisciplinary professionals in the field of aging together to share ideas. We… Read More
    Posted 06.30.2011
    <p> <span class="itemHeaderOrangeSmall">Don&rsquo;t you feel like a student who&rsquo;s just learned they got an extension on that final paper?</span></p> <p> But seriously, the presentation proposals are still rolling in and the demand has been so… Read More
    Posted 06.29.2011
    <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> This article is brought to you by the Editorial Board of ASA&rsquo;s &nbsp;Forum on Religion, Spirituality and Aging (FORSA)&nbsp;</p> <h3 style="color: blue; "> By Frederic Luskin</h3> <p> &nbsp;</p… Read More
    Posted 06.29.2011
    <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> This article is brought to you by the Editorial Board of ASA&rsquo;s &nbsp;Network on Environments, Services and Technologies for Maximizing Independence (NEST)&nbsp;</p> <h3 style="color: blue; "> By Lisa Peters Beumer… Read More
    Posted 06.27.2011
    <p> This article is brought to you by the Editorial Board of ASA&rsquo;s &nbsp;Network on Environments, Services and Technologies for Maximizing Independence (NEST)&nbsp;</p> <h3 style="color: blue; "> By Mary Beth Caruso, M.Ed.; LCSW, CVRT</h3> <… Read More
    Posted 06.27.2011
    <p> This article is brought to you by the Editorial Board of ASA&rsquo;s &nbsp;Network on Environments, Services and Technologies for Maximizing Independence (NEST)&nbsp;</p> <h3 style="color: blue; "> By Nicole Cadovius</h3> <table align="… Read More
    Posted 06.27.2011
    <p> This article is brought to you by the Editorial Board of ASA&rsquo;s Mental Health and Aging Network (MHAN)</p> <h3 style="color: blue; "> Adapted from presentations by Robyn Golden</h3> <table align="right" border="0" cellpadding=… Read More