Aging and Adult Services

February 14, 2005
Robert Jenkens, a national expert in long-term care policy and nursing home diversification, will be in Louisiana next week to discuss options and policies available to help nursing home owners and operators interested in providing assisted living and/or community living services. Jenkens is coming at the request of the Governor’s Offices of Disability Affairs and Elderly Affairs.
December 28, 2004
Department of Health and Hospitals Deputy Secretary Raymond Jetson will travel to each Health Care Reform Consortium meeting in early January to present Louisiana’s Draft Plan for Immediate Action, a long-term care reform plan developed through the Governor’s Health Care Reform Panel. Jetson will give consortia members the same presentation he gave at the Panel’s Dec. 16 meeting and will offer community members and stakeholders time to provide input.