Senate Releases Assisted Living Report
Kleyman, Paul, Aging Today
In spite of the "untidy" process, "it was an honest good-faith effort by all," stated Stephen McConnell, vice president of the Alzheimer's Association, Washington, D.C.
"The report needs to be disseminated widely to state leaders," said Robert L. Mollica, senior program director of the National Academy for Policy, Portland, Maine, Yet, he noted, "despite 18 months of hard work by numerous individuals, unanimous agreement was not possible but I doubt anyone expected it."
McConnell and Mollica spoke at an April 29 hearing of the U.S. Senate Special Committee on Aging the committee's release of the 381-page "Final Report" of the Assisted Living Workgroup. The report is the …
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Publication information: Article title: Senate Releases Assisted Living Report. Contributors: Kleyman, Paul - Author. Magazine title: Aging Today. Volume: 24. Issue: 3 Publication date: May/June 2003. Page number: 1. © American Society on Aging Jan/Feb 2009. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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