LeadingAge California

Founded in 1961, LeadingAge California is the state’s leading advocate for quality, not-for-profit senior living and care. The association’s advocacy, educational programs and public relations help its members best serve the needs of more than 120,000 of the state’s older adults. LeadingAge California represents nearly 600 nonprofit providers of senior living and care – including affordable housing, continuing care retirement communities, assisted living, skilled nursing, and home and community-based care; as well as our business partners and residents.

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The Summer 2018 issue of Engage Magazine will focus on Emergency Preparedness. In the meantime, check out our Spring 2018 issue on Social Connectedness! Read and download today

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Governor Brown Signs His Final Budget
Governor Jerry Brown added his signature to his final budget late last week, expressing satisfaction for his accomplishment of creating a $9 billion rainy-day fund in anticipation of the state’s next recession. Additionally, the $139 billion spending plan prioritizes education, infrastructure, climate change and legal services for immigrants.

LeadingAge California Participates in Stakeholder Meeting on Skilled Nursing Facility Staffing Ratios Waiver
On Tuesday, July 10, the California Department of Public Health held a stakeholder meeting regarding the development of the new skilled nursing facility staffing ratio “Patient Need/Acuity Waiver,” which is slated to undergo regulatory review through 2018.

LeadingAge California Releases Additional Technical Brief on AED Use in Long-Term Care Settings
LeadingAge California has released a series of technical briefs for members, which can be accessed on the LeadingAge California website. This member-only benefit is intended to provide a way to navigate common regulatory requirements.


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