To learn more about CATIE, visit the Status Solutions booth - #939 at the AAHSA
Annual Conference & Expo in Los Angeles Nov.
As you know, AAHSA
represents more than 5,700 not-for-profit providers of aging services, and Larry has led the organization since 2001.
is committed to advancing the vision of healthy, affordable, ethical aging services for America.
Alwan and I met in the courtyard of the "Idea House," on the AAHSA
conference show floor.
has endorsed the Patient Abuse Prevention Act introduced by Senator Herbert Kohl (D-Wisc).
"This comprehensive research process showed us that our members expect their association to be forward-thinking in shaping the future of our field and expand the word of possibilities for aging," AAHSA
Board Chair Win Marshall said.
According to AAHSA
, CAST's mission "is to unleash the potential of technology for innovative development across the continuum of healthcare, housing and services for the aging." The organization focuses on four goals:
's goal is to help members tell their stories to gain consumer confidence, fight ageism, change the public's perception of long-term care professionals, and earn the community's trust.
, for assembling such a stellar example of technology for senior living at its best.
* 2006 Overview of Assisted Living is a collaborative research project from ALFA, AAHSA
, ASHA, NCAL, and NIC.
Call it divine inspiration, our cover story this month came about after a happenstance conversation I had on one of the shuttle busses leaving the conference site during the American Association of Housing and Services for the Aging (AAHSA
) this past fall.
(Caregivers) go in every day because someone else might fail." AAHSA
President/CEO Larry Minnix in his opening address.