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The American Health Care Act was introduced on Monday, March 6

The American Health Care Act was introduced on Monday, March 6. This legislation repeals portions of the Affordable Care Act and makes drastic changes to federal obligations under the Medicaid program, permanently capping payments regardless of cost and shifting risks to states, providers, and beneficiaries. Under this proposal, every state would lose federal funding, forcing states Read More …

The Lewin Group, LeadingAge Center for Applied Research (CFAR), and National Center for Healthy Housing have been selected by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to serve as the Implementation Team for a major new randomized control trial testing a service-enriched housing model for low-income older adults. Forty HUD-assisted senior housing properties including two LeadingAge MA Read More …

LeadingAge projects that 23,496 older adult households, with average annual incomes of $13,311, will lose their Section 202 Housing for the Elderly rental assistance if the leaked, potential budget cuts

LeadingAge projects that 23,496 older adult households, with average annual incomes of $13,311, will lose their Section 202 Housing for the Elderly rental assistance if the leaked, potential budget cuts being considered by the White House are enacted by Congress for fiscal year 2018 (FY18). LeadingAge also predicts that 360 Service Coordinators will lose their Read More …