|Setting Records, Making Contact and Changing Times Top List at #ACUU2015 Aging-NY (6/11/2015) - Wednesday, July 01, 2015|
The 19th Annual ACUU (Aging Concerns Unite Us) Conference set a record for attendance this year - close to 500 attendees - and pulled in people from every corner of the state, including Area Agency on Aging staff, human service agencies, behavioral health groups, and more. Read more
|Recommendations for the White House Conference on Aging Aging-NY (6/30/2015) - Wednesday, July 01, 2015|
New York's White House Conference on Aging recommendations have been released. Almost 1,000 survey responses and regional forum submissions were received by the Association on Aging in New York and the New York State Office for the Aging. Click here
for the report.
|DSRIP in the News Aging-NY (6/2015) - Wednesday, July 01, 2015|
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|Aging-NY on BIP and NY Connects at NYSAC Conference - Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - Wednesday, May 13, 2015|
The Association on Aging in NY will present a workshop on the Balancing Incentive Program (BIP) at the New York State Association of Counties Legislative Conference February 2 in Albany. BIP is a federal initiative authorizing grants to States to increase access to non-institutional community-based long-term services and supports.Read more.
|Delivery System Reform Incentive Program (DSRIP) - Thursday, October 30, 2014 - Wednesday, May 13, 2015|In an effort to reform the health care delivery system in New York State, the State is reinvesting $6.4 billion of the $8 billion Medicaid Waiver, approved by the federal government in April 2014, into something called DSRIP - the Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment program. Click here.
|The Medicare Minute Takes Off in Several Counties in New York - Monday, August 18, 2014 - Wednesday, May 13, 2015|Aging Service Specialists for the Fulton and Greene County Departments for the Aging used to go to senior centers at scheduled times to be available for anyone with questions about Medicare, but people were often hesitant to approach them. The solution: the Medicare Minute. Read more.
|Sara Sunday Leads the Oswego County Office for the Aging into New Territory - Monday, August 18, 201 - Wednesday, May 13, 2015|The Oswego County Office for the Aging has all of the same challenges as other offices for aging around the state except one - NY Connects. However, that's about to change, said Sara Sunday, who was appointed to the top job at the Oswego County Office for the Aging in January.Read more.
|Finding Your Way Through COMPASS at ACUU - Monday, April 20, 2015|
Aging-NY (April 2015)
Are you an office for aging case manager or aging specialist who would benefit from knowing more about the state's COMPASS assessment form? The Aging Concerns Unite Us conference in Albany on June 9 and 10 will include Expanded In-home Services for the Elderly training sessions specifically designed for case managers and aging specialists using COMPASS. Click here
to find out more and register for EISEP training at ACUU.
|DSRIP in the News - Monday, April 20, 2015|
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