LeadingAge Minnesota is the largest association of organizations serving Minnesota seniors.
Our mission is to transform and enhance the experience of aging.
Today our membership encompasses more than 1,000 organizations serving nearly 70,000 seniors every day in all of the places they call home, including adult day, independent senior housing, assisted living communities, in-home services and skilled nursing facilities.
May 20, 2020
In a press release and memo to state officials on May 18, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) outlines critical steps that nursing homes and communities should take prior to relaxing protective restrictions currently in place and identifies factors state officials should consider in deciding when it is safe to re-open. While the guidance is specific to nursing homes, it may serve as a foundation for decisions affecting housing with services and assisted living communities as well.
May 19, 2020
The Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS) this week released a bulletin that describes the process for providing add-on payments to customized living providers who have confirmed cases of COVID-19 involving residents or staff.