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50 years: Policy experts to examine the past, project the future of long-term care

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Top U.S. health policy experts will examine changes in quality of care, service delivery and financing for long-term care for the last 25 years — and project them for the next 25 years — in a meeting of top minds Wednesday in Washington. Individuals may attend the event in person at the National Press Club Ballroom or via a webcast.

An Alzheimer's reality check

An Alzheimer's reality check

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Alzheimer's researchers — or the public relations machines breathlessly trumpeting their work — should chill out. I see so much of this type of Alzheimer's news that it's hard to get excited when yet another AD press release comes in. So it was with a reluctant click of the mouse that I opened an Alzheimer's-related report from the New York Academy of Sciences last week. I'm glad that I did.

Press Club hosts long-term care forum

The research institute RTI International is holding a forum to discuss the midterm election's impact on implementation of the CLASS Act at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., this morning.