PEAK Leadership Summit

Change the nursing home survey process

Change the nursing home survey process

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If LeadingAge's latest strategy works as hoped, it would mean high-performing nursing homes wouldn't have the fire of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services dragon breathing down their necks every nine to 15 months.

Providers to PEAK in Washington from Sunday to Wednesday

LeadingAge members will begin gathering in the nation's capital Sunday for a four-day meeting that will focus on efforts to lobby their respective federal politicians. The PEAK Leadership Summit will take place at the Wardman Park Hotel in Washington, with dozens of provider trips to Capitol Hill lawmaker offices planned throughout. The PEAK conference will feature numerous educational sessions and workshops with continuing education credit available, as well as a vendor expo that will take place around lunch and dinner times on Monday.

Thinking like a hospital

Thinking like a hospital

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A provider conference session this week was called "Using War Games to Cope in Uncertain Times." Its subtitle could have been "Act Like a Long-Term Care Organization, Think Like a Hospital."

Providers tackle Capitol Hill in person to try to prevent funding cuts

Providers tackle Capitol Hill in person to try to prevent funding cuts

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Preventing further reimbursement cuts, home- and community-based services, and housing will be the main topics of conversation Tuesday, when long-term care providers personally visit dozens of their respective U.S. lawmakers in Washington.

LeadingAge gets a 911 call

LeadingAge gets a 911 call

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You could soak up plenty of what you'd want to hear at a conference Monday at the LeadingAge PEAK Leadership Summit: discussions ranging from leadership and policy to payments.