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CMS Responds to Visitation Questions

CMS Responds to Visitation Questions Consumer Voice recently asked the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for clarification of guidance addressing specific issues around visitation during a COVID-19 outbreak (defined as 1 positive test).   CMS responded via email on September 1, 2021.  While the responses we received are not official guidance, they do provide… Read more »

CEJC “Lunch and Learn” Webinar Series for Professional Conservators Continues on 10/20/21 @ 12 PM.

Nursing Home Advocacy 101: Defending Involuntary Nursing Home Discharges When: Wednesday, October 20th @ 12 PM, Free!! REGISTER HERE Have you ever been told your client “needs to leave” a nursing home because they are “difficult” or that the nursing home can no longer care for them? Attorneys Kevin Brophy and Jean Mills Aranha from… Read more »

ACL: Aging Network’s Role in Identifying Malnutrition and Abuse

Aging Network’s Role in Identifying Malnutrition and Abuse Nutrition plays a critical role in community living as we age. Good nutrition can help older adults stave off many illnesses, avoid or shorten hospital stays, and remain active and independent. It is critical to prevent malnutrition before it occurs and identify potential causes, including abuse and… Read more »

AARP CT: Virtual U: Faith in the Neighborhood Series: How We Make Sense of the World

In this series with the Hartford Seminary, we will deepen connections to community through exploration of the different religions and cultures that make up our neighborhoods. Whether you are interested in broadening your professional toolkit or broadening your understanding of our world, this series will illuminate the creation of livable communities in your neighborhood and… Read more »

ACL: Webinar on HIV & Aging 10/22 @ 1 PM

ACL & HRSA Webinar on HIV & Aging in the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program (RWHAP) Friday, October 22, 2021, 1:00-2:15 PM ET REGISTER Join ACL and the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) for their webinar,  Leveraging Collaboration between the RWHAP and Aging Agencies: Enhancing Support Services for Older Adults with HIV. Learn about ACL’s network… Read more »

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