Communications & News

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  • Survey: 94 Percent of Nursing Homes Face Staffing Shortages
    AHCA/NCAL announced the release of a recent survey of nursing home and assisted living providers across the U.S.
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  • AHCA/NCAL to Hold #GetVaccinated Virtual Town Hall
    AHCA/NCAL will hold a virtual town Hall event today, Tuesday, June 22, 2021 as part of its #GetVaccinated campaign.
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  • AHCA/NCAL Holds #GetVaccinated Virtual Town Hall to Help Improve Vaccine Confidence
    AHCA/NCAL held a virtual town hall event today as part of its nationwide #GetVaccinated campaign.
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  • Nursing Homes Need Financial Support To Prevent Mounting Closures
    Chronic Medicaid underfunding has put nursing homes in a long-standing financial crisis, but financial challenges have worsened amid the pandemic.
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  • Share the Positives
    It’s important to remind the public about the positive things that happened in communities during the pandemic.
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  • Watch the #GetVaccinated Virtual Townhall for LTC Staff
  • AHCA Offers Two Great Options for Nurse Assistant Training
    ​​Now that in-person training has resumed, it's a perfect time to stock up on materials for your next class.
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  • Online Training Helps Staff Differentiate Serious Mental Illness Care from Alzheimer's and Dementia Care
    ​​HealthCare Interactive’s CARES® Serious Mental Illness™ Online Training Program​ focuses on how caregivers can develop care strategies for those with serious mental illness and how it differs from dementia.
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 Members-Only Newsletters

Capitol Connection
Get the latest on issues happening on Capitol Hill and throughout Washington, as well as AHCA/NCAL events and programs in this biweekly email.

NCAL Connections
NCAL's version of Capitol Connection, NCAL Connections offers the latest on issues happening in Washington, as well as events and programs specifically tailored for assisted living providers.

 ID/DD and NFP Providers

ID/DD Digest
Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (ID/DD) Digest is a monthly publication for ID/DD service providers. Content includes information ranging from events, AHCA’s ID/DD grassroots efforts, AHCA’s ID/DD Committee focuses and work, and other important updates impacting providers and the individuals they serve in ICF/IID and group homes for ID/DD. ​To receive ID/DD Digest, please contact Dana Ritchie.
NFP News
Not for Profit (NFP) News is a monthly publications for NFP service providers. Content includes information ranging from AHCA’s annual Congressional Briefing fly-in event, AHCA’s NFP Day at the AHCA/NCAL Convention & Expo, AHCA’s work with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and other important updates. ​​To receive NFP News, please contact Dana Ritchie.