State Policies to Strengthen the Direct Care Workforce

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National Academy for State Health Policy (NASHP)

About the training

Funded by The John A. Hartford Foundation and the RRF Foundation for Aging, NASHP’s RAISE Family Caregiver Resource and Dissemination Center is hosting a webinar to discuss state policies to improve the quality and supply of the direct care workforce, which are featured in its RAISE State Policy Roadmap for Family Caregivers. The webinar will provide an overview of these policies and will feature a national leader as well as leaders from Arizona and Colorado who will share their policies and innovations to strengthen the home and community-based services workforce. Join the webinar on February 8, 2022 from 1:00 - 2:00 PM ET.  

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  • Moderator: Wendy Fox-Grage, NASHP Project Director, RAISE Family Caregiver Resource and Dissemination Center
  • Robert Espinoza, Vice President of Policy, PHI, RAISE Center Faculty Member
  • Bill Kennard, Administrator, Office of Healthcare Workforce Development, Arizona Healthcare Cost Containment System
  • Dr. Hayley Gleason, Division Director, Strategic Outcomes Division, Colorado Office of Community Living

Learn more about the RAISE Act Family Caregiver Resource and Dissemination Center.

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