Webinar: Delivering on the Promise of the CHRONIC Care Act

Event Date: November 16, 2021 Speakers: Kali Peterson, Program Officer, The SCAN FoundationTyler Cromer, Principal, ATI AdvisoryMary Kaschak, Chief Executive Officer, LTQA Panelists:Kelly Cronin, Deputy Administrator, Center for Innovation and Partnership, Administration for Community LivingKatherine Peters, Sr. Director, Medicare Product, Centene CorporationAndy Friedell, CEO and Founder, healthAlign On Tuesday, November 16, from 1-2 pm ET, LTQA and ATI Advisory held … Read More

Webinar: A Fresh Look at Caregiving: Driving Solutions

On Monday, October 18th, 2021, LTQA hosted an interactive panel discussion that explored innovations to support caregivers and the impact of legislation such as the RAISE Act and the recent HCBS FMAP funding increase in response to COVID-19. Moderated by Carol Raphael of Manatt Health, panelists Greg Link (Administration for Community Living), Bea Rector (Washington State Department of Social and … Read More

Webinar: Lessons from Universal LTSS Programs Around the World

On Friday, September 10th, LTQA hosted a webinar on international experiences with designing universal long-term services and supports (LTSS) programs and their implications on designing such programs in the US. Ben Veghte shared an overview of LTSS programs abroad and lessons from the German LTSS program as described in his recent National Academy of Social Insurance report, Designing Universal Long-Term Services … Read More

Annual Member Meeting: Summary & Slides

On June 23, 2021, the Long-Term Quality Alliance hosted its Annual Member Meeting for LTQA members and partners. The event featured opening remarks from Carol Raphael, chair of the LTQA board, followed by a vote on the re-election of two board members, introductions and sharing of priorities by attendees, and presentations on an integrated housing and healthcare model, SASH, as … Read More

Webinar: Innovation to Enhance Long-Term Services & Supports

On June 15, Long-Term Quality Alliance and National MLTSS Health Plan Association Executive Director Mary Kaschak joined Healthsperien Senior Partner Jeanne De Sa to moderate a panel discussion focused on emerging practices and current gaps in long-term services and supports (LTSS). The panelists, including Camille Dobson, Deputy Executive Director of ADvancing States, Anne Tumlinson, founder and CEO of ATI Advisory, … Read More

Coffee Hour: Equitable Vaccine Distribution for Older Adults and Homebound Individuals

LTQA hosted a Community Coffee Hour on equitable vaccine distribution for older adults and homebound individuals on March 25th from 3-4 pm ET, featuring speakers from Justice in Aging and Commonwealth Care Alliance. While vaccinating older adults against COVID-19 has been prioritized, many older adults in communities that have been hard-hit by the virus and homebound individuals experience barriers to … Read More

Webinar: Advancing Non-Medical Supplemental Benefits in Medicare Advantage, Part 2

On Tuesday, February 2nd, Long-Term Quality Alliance (LTQA) and ATI Advisory held the second part of a webinar series on advancing new, non-medical supplemental benefits in Medicare Advantage with support from The SCAN Foundation. Building on the first webinar, which explored key findings from Roadmap and Policy Brief released in November, this session featured a panel discussion exploring opportunities to … Read More

Coffee Hour: State Experiences with Long-Term Services and Supports during the COVID-19 Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted long-term services and supports (LTSS) delivery in both institutional settings and home- and community-based settings (HCBS), raising questions around what the future of LTSS will look like. In LTQA’s second Community Coffee Hour on December 14, 2020, Camille Dobson of ADvancing States and Mary Sowers of NASDDDS explored the challenges States have experienced with regard … Read More