We looked inside some of the tweets by @susanpolicy and here's what we found interesting.
Inside 100 Tweets
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The Neuroscience of ‘Rock-a-Bye Baby’ via @NYTimes
Employees are people first. Businesses should recognize the impact that caregiving will have on the lives of their employees. http://spr.ly/6018ERWWO
AARP, like other industry leaders, is creating and supporting innovative strategies and solutions to tackle affordable housing issues. Read my new blog: https://bit.ly/2Bk2yTh
So promising. #Teleheath is increasingly being used for seniors who seek mental health counseling https://www.wsj.com/articles/online-psychotherapy-for-the-elderly-11549477494 … via @WSJ
Important publication -- why we need to include more older adults in research: they are the most likely to receive the medications that have been approved, and we should know if they work in those receiving them. #geriatrics #GeriOnc https://twitter.com/AGSJournal/status/1092827709200314368 …
When we talk about #paidfamilyleave we must also include people that have parents in the conversation, not just people who are parents. 10,000 ppl in the U.S. turn 65 every day & the need for time to care for our loved ones is only increasing. @LizODTweets https://www.wbur.org/cognoscenti/2019/02/07/paid-leave-sotu-liz-odonnell …
Couldn’t agree more!
The Older Americans Act provides services like home-delivered meals, family #caregiver support, and in-home assistance to about 11 million older adults, but its’ funding is failing to keep up with inflation and demand: http://spr.ly/6010ERto6
Yes, it is time to reauthorize the Older Americans Act, which is set to expire on September 30.
Announcing our 2019 Policy Innovations Challenge with @AARP! Call for proposals on ensuring income adequacy for older workers. Deadline for abstracts is Friday, March 29. $20k-$25k awards for winning submissions. More info: http://bit.ly/2Sp7OPh
Work for the next edition of the Long-Term Services and Supports Scorecard is underway. Hear from two key authors on what to expect http://spr.ly/6015ER4bv via @susanpolicy & @JeanAccius #LTSSScorecard
“As a nation, we need to do more and do better to improve the experience of care for families and help older adults maintain a high quality of life as they age,” say @susanpolicy and @jeanaccius. https://blog.aarp.org/2019/02/05/time-to-get-ready-2020-long-term-services-and-supports-state-scorecard/ … via @AARPpolicy #LTSSscorecard
Heartened to hear lowering healthcare costs, combating skyrocketing Rx drug prices & preserving protections for people with pre-existing conditions identified in #SOTU address as among the President's key goals. Now, let's all work together, across party lines, to make it happen!
Many communities in the U.S. are experiencing an affordable housing crisis. Here’s how @AARP is tackling the issue. https://blog.aarp.org/2019/02/05/all-hands-on-deck-aarp-among-a-growing-field-of-industry-leaders-tackling-housing-issues/ … via @AARPpolicy @sguzman6
Community Aging in Place – Advancing Better Living for Elders (CAPABLE) @JHUNursing helps vulnerable seniors who have trouble with activities of daily living, a new study shows. Over a period of 5 months, they experienced 30% fewer difficulties https://khn.org/OTExODk2 via @khnews
CAPABLE is an awesome #nurse led innovation to help seniors as they struggle with daily living - because we all can get behind Better Living for Elders. @Campaign4Action @AAN_Nursing @sarah_szanton @suehassmiller @susanpolicy @andrea_brassard
Older Americans Act — “Funding for the program has failed to keep up with inflation and increased demand from a rapidly aging population.” Read the report from @AARPpolicy >> https://www.aarp.org/content/dam/aarp/ppi/2019/02/older-americans-act.pdf …
NEW! @AARPpolicy paper shows funding for the Older Americans Act is failing to keep up with inflation and increased demand from an aging population. See the most current state-by-state data.