Tag: Personal Care Aide

States Take Action to Sustain Adult Day Services through COVID-19

April 16, 2020 by Claire

Filed under COVID-19 for the Workforce, For the Workforce

Last modified April 16, 2020

To help adult day services providers through this period, several states are providing funds even for those providers who have suspended services.

Coronavirus Worsening Workforce Challenges for Many In-Home Caregivers

April 16, 2020 by Claire

Filed under COVID-19 for Employers, COVID-19 for the Workforce, For Employers, For the Workforce

Last modified April 17, 2020

Home care workers are on the frontlines of the coronavirus crisis. But for many of these caregivers, the outbreak has only exacerbated the ongoing workforce challenges associated with the in-home care space.

The Future Supply of Long-Term Care Workers in Relation to the Aging Baby Boomer Generation

April 15, 2020 by Claire

Filed under For Career Seekers, For Employers, For the Workforce, Onboarding, Recruitment & Volunteers

Last modified April 16, 2020

As this report shows, the aging “baby boomer generation” will be the most significant factor increasing the demand for long-term care services over the next half century.

Recruiting and Retaining a Quality Paraprofessional Long-Term Care Workforce: Building Collaboratives with the Nation’s Workforce Investment System

April 14, 2020 by Claire

Filed under Engagement & Morale, For Employers, For the Workforce, Health and Wellness, Onboarding, Recruitment & Volunteers

Last modified April 14, 2020

Published in 2004, this paper set the stage for an ongoing conversation between representatives of the long-term care sector and the workforce investment system.

Coronavirus Resources for Home Care and Hospice

April 7, 2020 by Mandy Qualls

Filed under COVID-19 for Employers, COVID-19 for the Workforce, For Employers, For the Workforce

Last modified April 7, 2020

This is a Toolkit from the National Association for Home Care and Hospice (NAHC) with both internal and external resources regarding COVID-19 and its effect on homecare and hospice.

Preventing the Spread of COVID-19 in Homes and Residential Communities

April 7, 2020 by Mandy Qualls

Filed under COVID-19 for Employers, For Employers

Last modified April 9, 2020

The CDC has provided recommended precautions for household members and caregivers in a non-healthcare setting, where there is a risk of a patient either confirmed to have COVID-19 or under investigation as a positive patient.