Nursing Homes Advocacy Day - March 24th

The second day of the LeadingAge California RISE Policy Summit is dedicated to Nursing Home providers but will be open to all aging services stakeholders. The Nursing Home Advocacy Day will include a variety of panels made up of key department officials, Legislators, and other experts who will provide updates on industry trends and projections and the latest Nursing Home bills introduced in the State Legislature. Attendees of the event will be invited to advocate on key issue impacting Nursing Home providers and residents across the state. In addition to grassroots advocacy opportunities on the day of the event, LeadingAge California will arrange meetings with your respective Assemblymembers and Senators in the two weeks following the RISE Policy Summit. 




Please note agenda is tentative and subject to change.

Wednesday, March 24th 12:30 – 4:30 PM PST

12:30 – 1:00

Welcome and Overview of Nursing Home Advocacy led by Alexandria Smith-Davis, LeadingAge California Director of Public Policy, Healthcare

Virtual Advocacy Introduction led by Ryan Van Brummelen, LeadingAge California Policy Communications Coordinator

1:00 – 2:00

COVID-19 Issues: Vaccinations and Next Steps 

2:00 – 3:00

Lawmaker Panel and Q&A

3:00 – 3:15


3:15 – 4:15

Questions and Answers with CDPH

4:15 – 4:30

Closing Remarks and Call to Action