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Now is the Moment to Re-Think Eldercare

November 21st, 2021|

Building on our collective strength to better serve elders now is the name of the game these days, according to outgoing LeadingAge Chair Carol Silver Elliott. In a blog post this past week, she advised eldercare professionals to harness the [...]

We know the nursing home is broken. Here’s how to fix it

November 18th, 2021|

By Dr. Joycelyn Elders, Steve McAlilly, and Susan Ryan The COVID-19 pandemic laid bare the problems baked into America’s nursing home infrastructure. These issues – low pay for frontline staff, woefully outdated buildings, “semi-private” rooms housing up to four residents [...]

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Green House in Wyoming: A Story of Firsts

May 25th, 2021|

In 2007, Doug Osborn and Charles Scott of the Wyoming legislature brought a bill up for consideration. The bill would authorize three pilot projects, in three different communities in Wyoming, to study alternative elderly care homes.  The passage of the [...]

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Ashton Applewhite on Aging & Ageism

January 6th, 2021|

Given how the events of past 10 months have affected older adults, my colleague, Marla DeVries, and I looked at how ageism has played a role in why COVID-19 has had such a devastating impact on those who live in [...]

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