LTCCC executive director Richard Mollot takes us back to the basics and explains the difference between: Nursing homes and Assisted Living facilities (1:25) Medicare and Medicaid (7:50) Ownership type: Non-profit vs. For-profit vs. Government facilities (11:25) Staffing positions: RN vs. CNA vs. LPN vs. LVN (16:00) Note: Episode recorded July 2020 Background reading and [...]
On November 14, 2019, The U.S. House Ways & Means Committee held a hearing, Caring for Aging Americans. LTCCC's executive director, Richard Mollot, testified at the hearing on the serious challenges facing individuals and families who turn to nursing homes and assisted living for residential care. On the right is Richard's opening statement to [...]
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This report, part of a three year study, describes findings from ten on-site visits to assisted living facilities in NYS by project staff. It discusses aging-in place, autonomy, risk-taking, staffing, finances and regulations.