On July 13th, The White House held its sixth Conference on Aging. Industry leaders and experts discussed issues shaping the landscape for America's aging future. Read Dr. Chernof's perspectives on successes and what was missing.
This fact sheet highlights items included in the enacted budget that impact health and human service programs serving California’s older adults and people with disabilities.
Health care coverage issues are still front and center when the media talks about the Affordable Care Act. However, the delivery system reform elements of the law are quietly having a profound impact on today’s health care landscape.
California’s implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) holds tremendous opportunity for both health care and long-term services and supports (LTSS) delivery. This brief describes the state’s implementation of key ACA provisions to improve services for older adults and persons with disabilities, and notes additional recommendations for system transformation.
On May 14, 2015, California Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr. released the “May Revision”, reflecting updated estimates for the state revenue and spending for the 2015-16 budget. This fact sheet highlights items included in the May Revision that impact health and human service programs serving California’s older adults and people with disabilities.
The SCAN Foundation's (TSF) Linkage Lab Academy provided training and technical assistance to six community-based organizations in California seeking partnerships with the health care sector. On May 4th, TSF hosted a webinar that explored the outcomes and lessons learned from the Linkage Lab Academy.