Senior Services News
LeadingAge PA awards $98,000 in workforce grants
October 13, 2021LeadingAge PA is excited to award $98,000 to members through workforce grants this year. The Association is committed to supporting its members’ efforts to attract and retain quality employees, while introducing potential staff to the many rewards a career in senior services offers.
LeadingAge PA appoints Bob Bertolette interim CEO
October 12, 2021LeadingAge PA today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Robert Bertolette, recently retired president and CEO of Riddle Village retirement community, as Interim President and Chief Executive Officer, effective Nov. 1. This appointment follows Adam Marles’ decision to step down and the LeadingAge PA Board of Directors commenced a search for a permanent CEO.
Smart Talk: LeadingAge PA joins Crisis In Care discussion
October 8, 2021Adam Marles, LeadingAge PA president and CEO, joins WITF's Smart Talk discussion on the rise of Alzheimer and dementia cases in Pennsylvania, and the lack of care options in the future.
IRRC releases extensive comments on the DOH proposed nursing home regulations
October 5, 2021The Independent Regulatory Review Commission (IRRC) released extensive comments on the Department of Health (DOH) first package of proposed regulation. As per the regulatory process, IRRC received all comments and compiled their response, which included many of LeadingAge PA and member objections.
Alisa Miller assumes responsibilities as President and CEO of Kairos Health Systems
October 1, 2021Today, Alisa Miller officially takes the reins as president and CEO of Kairos Health Systems. An experienced leader in senior services, Miller succeeded Jennifer Wimer and assumed responsibilities on October 1 in coordination with Wimer’s planned retirement.
LeadingAge PA issues statement on Biden mandate vaccines for nursing home workers
August 18, 2021LeadingAge PA President and CEO Adam Marles today issued the following statement on President Joe Biden's mandate that all nursing home workers be vaccinated:
LeadingAge PA to host statewide hiring events at 100+ senior communities on Sept. 15
August 16, 2021LeadingAge PA, an association representing more than 380 providers of services for senior across the commonwealth, will host "Careers To Love Day," a day-long hiring event across the state on Wednesday, September 15.