June 10, 2009
June 10, 2009—The just-released 2009 Overview of Assisted Living provides senior housing providers, policy makers, associations, and other professionals essential facts and figures about assisted living to use when defining the business to investors, medi
May 27, 2009
USA Today published an opinion article by Howard Gleckman, a senior research associate at the Urban Institute, on Tuesday discussing the need to include long term care in national health reform. But Mr. Gleckman focused on the cost of skilled nursing care
April 20, 2009
Senator Edward Kennedy, Congressmen Frank Pallone and John Dingell introduced S. 697/ H.R. 1721 on March 25th, 2009.
March 21, 2009
Testimony submitted by Assisted Living Federation of America.
March 10, 2009
The Assisted Living Federation of America (ALFA) hailed introduction of legislation that will provide relief to one million poor seniors in assisted living communities who purchase prescription drugs under Medicare.
February 15, 2009
Last week, U.S. Senate Special Committee on Aging Chairman Herb Kohl (D-WI) held a hearing on the economic downturn’s effect on retirement security, particularly for those who are on the brink of retirement.
October 13, 2008
Alexandria, Va. — The nation’s leading organization for assisted living providers and the residents and families it serves is calling upon Treasury secretary Henry M. Paulson Jr. to temporarily suspend regulations that force seniors to withdraw money from
September 30, 2008
ALEXANDRIA, Va. — The nation’s leading assisted living association presented Rep. Lloyd Doggett (D-TX 25th) with its prestigious 2008 Champion for Seniors in Assisted Living award in recognition of his exemplary work on behalf of America’s seniors.
September 23, 2008
The nation’s leading association for professionally managed assisted living companies testified today about the importance of respecting end-of-life choices by aging Americans.
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