|2/2/2015 || ||Exhibitor Registration Now Open! |
| ||2015 LNHA Spring Conference Exhibitor Registration Now Open!|
|8/14/2014 || ||How to Register Online |
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To register, go to www.lnha.org and click the calendar icon. Select the event you'd like to attend and begin registering. Once you've registered online, mail check to 7844 Office Park Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA. 70809 or contact Susan Helm at the LNHA office at 225.927.5642 to pay by credit card.
|Save the Date|
|3/2/2015 || ||ICD-10 Training coming Summer 2015 |
| ||ICD-10 Training coming Summer 2015. More information to come. |
|5/5/2015 || ||LNHA 2015 Spring Conference |
| || Save the Date! Spring Conference will be on May 5-6 at the Baton Rouge Crowne Plaza.
|9/21/2015 || ||LNHA's Annual Convention |
| ||Save the Date! LNHA's Annual Convention will be on September 21-23 at the New Orleans Riverside Hilton.|
|6/25/2015 || ||Social Service Director Workshop |
| ||Save the Date! LNHA's Social Service Director Workshop will be held on June 25-26 at the Hyatt Place in Baton Rouge.|
|3/10/2015 ||Resident Activity Director Certification Workshop -- March 10-13 |
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March 10 - March 13, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Come join us at Paragon Resort Casino in Marksville, LA.
|2/10/2015 ||Staying Compliant Through the Involuntary Discharge Process, PASRR and Working with Residents with Behavior Issues |
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LNHA and Louisiana Board of Nursing Facility Administrators in collaboration with DHH – Health Standards and the Office of Behavior Health present this one day session for administrators, nurses, social workers and discharge planners.
|2/7/2014 || ||Care Conversations |
|1/27/2014 || ||Find the Best Care with LNHA! |
|7/24/2014 || ||Mark Parkinson Wants YOU To Write For Provider Magazine |
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From staffing and workforce challenges to caregiving and technology,Provider Magazine
is asking you to submit articles about how you have made a difference in the field and improved lives by delivering solutions for quality care. Watch the video
|7/21/2014 || ||Senior Crimestoppers Program |
| || Watch our new commercial today!
|2/10/2012 || ||The Greatest Generation |
|2/23/2011 || ||Volunteering in a Nursing Facilty |
|8/25/2012 || ||Vote Yes for Constitutional Amendment #1 2012 |
|10/27/2014|| ||Vote YES on Amendments 1 and 2 commercials |
|LNHA Press Releases|
|2/20/2015 ||Changes to CMS Five-Star Quality Rating System Are Confusing, Says LNHA |
Rouge – February 20, 2015) Reacting
to Friday’s announcement by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
(CMS) regarding changes to the Five-Star Quality Rating System used to evaluate
skilled nursing facilities, Joseph Donchess, executive director of Louisiana
Nursing Home Association called the new grading structure confusing for consumers.
|10/2/2013 ||Federal Quality Reports Show Skilled Nursing Care Improving in Louisiana |
| || LNHA recently released an analysis of the Federal Five-Star Quality Rating System (Five-Star) by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). |
|2/26/2014 ||Forty-two Louisiana Facilities Named America's Best Nursing Homes |
| ||On Wednesday, February 26, the Louisiana Nursing Home Association (LNHA) praised a select group of local, long term and post-acute care providers for being named among the country’s "Best Nursing Homes” by U.S. News & World Report. The annual announcement reflects a growth in "Best Nursing Homes,” from 19 to 42 in Louisiana compared to 2013, a 121 percent increase. |
|12/2/2014 || ||Guest commentary: Nursing facilities focused on quality |
| ||Read Joe Donchess' guest commentary in the Advocate here.|
|5/7/2014 ||Jeremy Goux Chosen as a Future Long Term Care Leader |
| || LNHA announced today that board member Jeremy Goux has been chosen by the American Health Care Association and the National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL) as a future leader in long term and post-acute care.
|10/11/2013||Joseph Donchess Receives Distinguished Partner Award |
| || The Louisiana Nursing Home Association is pleased to congratulate Joseph Donchess on receiving the 2013 Distinguished Partner Award presented by the Senior Housing Crime Prevention Foundation. |
|8/22/2013 ||Letter to State Lawmakers: LNHA Responds to State-By-State Nursing Home Report Card |
| || In response to several requests for a more detailed retort regarding the state-by-state nursing home report card, LNHA disseminated a this detailed letter to the press, state lawmakers and state decision makers. Read the full letter here.
|10/10/2014|| ||Letter to the Editor for Constitutional Amendments 1 and 2 |
| || Joe Donchess, executive director of LNHA, submitted several letters to the editor to newspapers throughout the state. Read them all below.
|10/1/2013 ||LNHA Announces Election of Board Member Jeremy Goux |
| ||LNHA is pleased to announce Jeremy Goux as the newly elected board member serving as Vice President in LNHA Region I. |
|9/20/2013 ||LNHA Announces Television Advertising Campaign |
| ||LNHA is proud to announce the launch of the television advertising campaign entitled "Care Conversations.” The campaign will educate Louisianans on how to begin a conversation with loved ones discussing their long-term care needs. This 30-second commercial spot will run on various cable channels throughout the state.|
|5/14/2013 ||LNHA Celebrates National Nursing Home Week |
|6/12/2014 ||LNHA Responds to Press Regarding Legislative Auditor's Office Report |
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Nursing Home Association (LNHA) recently learned of a report by the Legislative
Auditor’s Office. Our association is proud of the high level of care provided
by our member facilities to approximately 26,000 of Louisiana’s frail and
elderly residents. LNHA believes several recent press articles have failed to
shed light on improvements listed in the report as well as the complexities
that must be analyzed in providing a quality service in an efficient,
affordable manner. Read the full response by clicking the link above.
|8/15/2013 ||LNHA Responds to State-by-State Nursing Home Report Card |
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|1/28/2013 || ||Advancing excellence |
| || The Advancing Excellence initiative helps nursing facilities achieve excellence in the quality of care and quality of life.
|1/25/2013 || ||LaPost |
| || LaPost, a document that helps discuss end-of-life care.|