LeadingAge Iowa is a statewide membership organization of non-profit providers of aging services and supports and the champion for advancement and innovation in aging services. Our mission is to be the voice, support and connector for non-profit members and the people they serve. Our membership is diverse, representing the spectrum of non-profit long-term support and service providers including skilled nursing, assisted and independent living, PACE, home health, adult day, respite, hospice and home delivered meals.  Our members serve over 25,000 older adults in Iowa each day.

Voting in a Pandemic: Ensuring Residents’ Right to Vote

The 2020 election is rapidly approaching, and LAI wants to make sure you have all the information you need to make sure residents, tenants, and staff can freely and safely exercise their right to vote in November. With COVID-19 complicating the process, it is worth creating a plan now to avoid issues down the road.

LeadingAge has produced variety of tools to assist members with creating a voting plan for your campus. They have developed a LeadingAge Toolkit for Providers and created a website dedicated to getting new individuals to register to vote.

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PASRR System Changes to AssessmentPro

DHS and PASRR program partner, Ascend/Maximus, have made the decision to migrate the program from its existing system to the Maximus-developed AssessmentPro application for the state’s Preadmission Screening and Resident Review (PASRR) process. The transition to the AssessmentPro system is scheduled to take place on Thursday, October 1st.

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