LeadingAge PA Announces 2022 Distinguished Service Award Winners
June 20, 2022LeadingAge PA is excited to announce the 2022 Distinguished Service Award winners. Established in 1973, the Distinguished Service Awards honor the exemplary contributions of individuals and groups from member organizations who are enhancing the aging services field through their involvement, innovation, leadership and advocacy.
LeadingAge PA partners with Marywood University to offer tuition discounts for members
May 24, 2022A recent partnership agreement between LeadingAge PA and Marywood University now allows LeadingAge PA member organizations to provide their employees with discounted tuition in several programs.
LeadingAge PA awards $40,000 in Professional Development Scholarships to members
May 17, 2022LeadingAge PA, the leading voice for senior services across Pennsylvania, is pleased to announce it recently awarded 33 scholarships totaling $40,000 to members through the 2022 Professional Development Scholarship program.
LeadingAge PA welcomes Garry Pezzano as President and CEO
March 24, 2022LeadingAge PA today announced, EMBA, MS/CCC-SLP, FNAP, has been appointed the association’s new president and CEO. Pezzano comes to the association as a highly experienced clinical operations executive and post-acute care leader.
LeadingAge PA responds to President Biden's statement on nursing home reforms
March 3, 2022LeadingAge PA, the leading voice for senior services across Pennsylvania, today commented on the White House statement on improving safety and quality of care in the nation’s nursing homes.
Report finds PA nursing homes Medical Assistance underfunded by nearly $1.2B
March 1, 2022LeadingAge PA today announced that Pennsylvania’s nursing homes were underfunded by nearly $1.2 billion in Medicaid in 2019-2020, according to a report commissioned by the Association. To begin helping address this inequity, LeadingAge PA is calling for state lawmakers to approve a $294 million increase in funding for the 2022-23 state budget.
LeadingAge PA issues statement on Wolf 2022-23 budget proposal
February 8, 2022LeadingAge PA, an association representing more than 370 providers of services for seniors, today issued a statement from Interim President and CEO Bob Bertolette on the 2022-23 state budget proposal from Gov. Tom Wolf
LeadingAge PA commends $250 million ARPA funding for long-term care
February 2, 2022LeadingAge PA, the voice for senior services in Pennsylvania, today lauds Gov. Tom Wolf for his American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funding proposal outlined in a press conference, which includes $250 million for long-term care.
LeadingAge PA welcomes new SVP & Government Affairs Chief
January 12, 2022LeadingAge PA announced today that Charles “Chuck” Quinnan will join the team as senior vice president and chief of government affairs. Quinnan will succeed Anne Henry and assume responsibilities on Jan. 31 in coordination with Henry’s planned retirement.
New Learning Portal offers on-demand training
December 1, 2021LeadingAge PA is excited to announce the launching of our new Learning Management System that includes recorded webinars for both continuing education credit and training! Members can take advantage of free access to many trainings and webinars on hot topics in senior services today, as well as accredited webinars for a nominal fee. Non-members can also access both the on-demand sessions at a low cost.