Category: News

September 20, 2017

  A federal judge in Texas has struck down an Obama-era federal overtime rule that would have nearly doubled the salary threshold for the Executive, Administrative, Professional, Outside Sales and Computer Employees (EAP) exemption under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). The impact of the rule would have made more than four million currently exempt…

September 20, 2017

Last week, CMS hosted a call to discuss a new facility assessment tool developed by Stratis Health available to providers. The presentation from the call is available here. CMS does not guarantee that utilization of this facility assessment tool will deem compliance with the new regulations. LeadingAge has released a comprehensive facility assessment toolkit for…

September 20, 2017

LeadingAge maintains a user-friendly toolkit to help senior living organizations prepare for and respond when disaster strikes. Resources include links to identify local emergency response agencies, along with videos, guides, worksheets and checklists.

September 20, 2017

LeadingAge partnered with Pathway Health to develop Phase 2 tools, resources and quickpaths. LeadingAge is releasing The RoP Facility Assessment Toolkit © which is designed to provide practical, step-by-step guidance for organizations as they evaluate their individual facility resident population, resource availability and allocation in accordance with resident care and service needs and other required…

September 5, 2017

CFAR | AUGUST 22, 2017 | BY STEVEN SYRE An important first step in supporting dementia-friendly communities is to assess and promote existing support services, while simultaneously raising awareness about gaps in services, according to a new research report.  Read More