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Highlighted Media Coverage - 2014


New York Times
SEPT 25, 2014
Fighting to Honor a Father's Last Wish: To Die at Home
Nina Bernstein
Key Words: frail, elderly | public health care spending | social adult day care center

Sonoma County Gazette
SEPT 15, 2014
Palm Drive Health Care District Community Listening Results
Daymon Doss
Key Words: Adult day health | Adult day center

Whittier Daily News
SEPT 10, 2014
PIH Health to close adult day care center in La Mirada
Mike Sprague
Key Words: A Day Away Adult Health Center | PIH | adult day health care center

SEPT 2, 2014
GRAY MATTERS: Redwood Coast PACE opens its doors
Program focuses on keeping frail elders living at home
By Carol Harrison
Key Words: PACE | Humboldt Senior Resource Center | Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly

Broadway World /
AUG 20, 2014
The Pacific Symphony to Collaborate on New Projects with Age Well Senior Services, Orange County Rescue Mission and The Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders
Key Words: Age Well Senior Services | Adult Day Health Care |

California Healthline
AUG 18, 2014
Capitol Desk
Cascade of Bills Out of Appropriations; Many Due for Floor Votes This Week
David Gorn
Key Words: AB 1552 | Community Based Adult Services program | CBAS | adult day health care services

Camarillo Acorn
AUG 8, 2014
Health care district building strong foundation
Key Words: Adult Day Center Building Hope Renovation Project | Camarillo Health Care District

California Healthline
JUL 7, 2014
Capitol Desk
Lawsuit Slams the State's Duals Project
David Gorn
Key Words: Cal MediConnect | dual eligibles demonstration project | Coordinated Care Initiative

California Healthline
JUL 7, 2014
Capitol Desk
Lawsuit Slams the State's Duals Project
David Gorn
Key Words: Cal MediConnect | dual eligibles demonstration project | Coordinated Care Initiative

PBS NewsHour
JUN 27, 2014
Fixing the disconnect between Medicare and Medicaid to serve the most vulnerable Americans
Kathleen McCleery, Special Coorespondent
Key Words: Medi-Cal | Medicare | Affordable Care Act | Cal MediConnect | adult day health care programs | Poway Adult Day Health Care Center

California Healthline
JUN 20, 2014
Capitol Desk
Bill to Extend Adult Day Program OK'd
David Gorn
Key Words: adult day health care program | Adult day care | Community Based Adult Services program | CBAS | adult day services | Keeping Adults Free From Institutions | Woodland Healthcare

California Healthline
JUN 19, 2014
Health Care Battles Focus on What's Left Out of Budget, Not What's in It
David Gorn
Key Words: Medi-Cal provider rate | Stepping Stone | access to care

Woodland Daily Democrat
JUN 7, 2014
Woodland's Yolo Adult Day Health Center celebrates 30 years
Key Words: Yolo Adult Day Health Center

Huffington Post
JUN 5, 2014
Income Inequality Among America's Seniors Means It's Not Time to Cut the Safety Net
Kevin Prindiville
Key Words: older adults | Medicare | senior poverty

JUN 5, 2014
Redwood Coast Music Festivals grant crucial
April Joyce, RN
Key Words: Adult Day Health Care of Mad River

Napa Valley Register
MAY 22, 2014
Upvalley philanthropists donate $100,000 to hospice/adult day services
Key Words: Napa Valley Hospice & Adult Day Services | Adult Day Healthcare Center | NVHADS | Adult Day Services

Your Money, Your Life
APR 14 & 15, 2014
What are Adult Day Services
Elder Law Attorney Ramsey A. Bahrawy interviews Amanda Sillars of Total ADHC Solutions
Part I: What Are Adult Day Services
Part II: Adult Day Services - a win, win, win opportunity
Part III: Resistance and Dementia
Part IV: Adult Day Services vs. Home Care: "It's about value"

Senior Housing News
April 3, 2014
Assisted Living Costs Mount More Than LTC Alternatives
Alyssa Gerace
Key Words: long-term care | adult day care | community care | long term care services and support

SF Gate
APR 2, 2014
The Peninsula Blog
Music therapy program aims to help stimulate memories
Chrissy Jones
Key Words: SarahCare of Campbell adult day care center

APR 2, 2014
How much does care cost?!?!
Allison Bell
Key Words: long-term care (LTC) | adult day health care services | adult day care

California Healthline
MAR 31, 2014
Adult Day Centers Still Struggling
David Gorn
Key Words: Stepping Stone | Adult Day Health Care | ADHC | Community Based Adult Services program | CBAS centers | California Association of Adult Day Services | adult day centers
*Also appeared in Kitsap Sun

New America Media
MAR 29, 2014
Health Care Reform
New CA Program to Streamline Health Care for ‘Dual-Eligibles’
Key Words: adult day care | Loma Linda University Medical Center Adult Day Health Services | Cal MediConnect

California Healthline
MAR 26, 2014
Capitol Desk
San Francisco Adulct Day Centers Get Reprieve From 10% Medi-Cal Rate Cut
David Gorn
Key Words: Community Based Adult Services | adult day health care facilities | Stepping Stone CBAS centers
*Also appeared in Kitsap Sun

San Francisco Chronicle /
MAR 25, 2014
California seniors have highest poverty rate, study finds
Carolyn Jones
Key Words: shrinking safety net | North Berkeley Senior Center

Lamorinda Weekly
MAR 24, 2014
Poll Trust Grant Helps Expand Adult Day Program Facilities
Key Words: Lamorinda Adult Respite Care (LARC) | LARC | social adult day program | Holy Shepherd Lutheran Church | adult-day programs

Sacramento Bee
MAR 24, 2014
County-operated senior day-care center to open in El Dorado Hills
Cathy Locke
Key Words: senior day-care center

PBS NewsHour
MAR 20, 2014
Innovating technology for the needs and health of elders
Featuring Institute on Aging

Penn State
MAR 19, 2014
Press Release
Adult day services boosts beneficial stress hormones in caregivers
Steven Zarit
Key Words: adult day services | adult day care service

Chico Enterprise Record /
MAR 14, 2014
Peg Taylor Center celebrates 28 years
Key Words: Peg Taylor Center for Adult Day Health Care
MAR 14, 2014
Press Release
A “Grace- ful” Move: TMC Financing Helps Grace Adult Day Health Care Purchase a New Location During a Critical Time, with an SBA 504 Loan
Key Words: Grace Adult Day Health Care

The Almanac
MAR 10, 2014
Sequoia Hospital grants aimed at senior services
Key Words: Peninsula volunteers | adult day program at Rosener House | San Carlos Adult Day Center

Press Release
MAR 6, 2014
Cal Optima Restores Funding for Centers Serving Frail Seniors
Thirty local adult day health care centers to receive financial support from CalOptima

California Healthline
MAR 5, 2014
Medi-Cal Cuts Undermining Senior Programs, Facilities, Advocates Say
David Gorn
Key Words: All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly | PACE | 10% Medi-Cal reimbursement cut | Adult day health care | Rehabilitation Services of Northern California | access to care

California Healthline
FEB 18, 2014
State Officials, Advocates at Odds Over Size, Scope, Details of Duals Project
David Gorn
Key Words: dual eligibles | older Californians who qualify for both Medicare and Medi-Cal | access to care

USA Today
JAN 31, 2014
More elderly get care from families than paid workers
Sharon Jayson
Key Words: long-term care provider | adult day centers

California Healthline
JAN 30, 2014
Dual Eligibles Transition Sparks Worries
David Gorn
Key Words: Cal MediConnect duals demonstration project | Adult Day Health Care program | Community Based Adult Services program | CBAS

Porterville Record
JAN 21, 2014
Crisis situation - Adult Day Services in danger of closing
Esther Avila
Key Words: Porterville Adult Day Services | PADS | adult day program | Older Americans Act | OAA | Area Agency on Aging

San Gabriel Valley Times
JAN 21, 2014
Four injured after woman drives van into Arcadia adult day care
Jason Henry
Key Words: Arcadia Adult Day Health Care Center | day care center
Also appeared:
1/21/14: Los Angeles Times
1/22/14: San Jose Mercury News

Napa Valley Register
JAN 18, 2014
Vintners invest in health, happiness of local seniors
Dr. Robert Moore
Key Words: Napa Valley Hospice and Adult Day Services

PBS NewsHour /
JAN 13, 2014
Senior Cyberspace
Closing the digital divide by helping seniors get online
Mary Jo Brooks
Key Words: St. Barnabas Senior Center

Huffington Post
JAN 8, 2014
Seniors Remain on Frontline in War on Poverty
Kevin Prindiville
Key Words: health care and long-term services and supports | safety net programs

Santa Maria Times
JAN 4, 2014
Senior volunteers bring joy to Wisdom Center participants
Key Words: Wisdom Center | Santa Maria Wisdom Center | Adult Day Health Care Program | community-based day program


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