Arbitration Agreements & Assisted Living – Legislation, Litigation & Consumer Advocacy, May 19, 2009
Panelists: Julia Duncan, Associate Director and Counsel, Federal Relations, American Association for Justice (Formerly the Association of Trial Lawyers of America); Tony Chicotel, Staff Attorney, California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform; Blake Dickson, Founding Partner of Dickson & Campbell, L.L.C.
Fire and Life Safety for Assisted Living Facilities, January 28, 2009
Panelists: Rick Harris, Director, Bureau of Health Provider Standards, Alabama Department of Public Health; Nancy McNabb, Director of Government Affairs for the National Fire Protection Association; Jim Dolan, Fire Code Regional Director with the National Fire Protection Association
Advocacy and Enforcement in Assisted Living, November 19, 2008
Panelists: Eric Carlson, Director, Long-Term Care Project, National Senior Citizens Law Center ; Toby Edelman, Senior Staff Attorney, Center for Medicare Advocacy, Inc.
Advocating For and Protecting the Fair Housing Rights of Seniors, September 24, 2008
Panelists: Holly Robinson, Associate Staff Director, ABA Commission on Law and Aging; Aisha Bierma, Staff Attorney, Housing Discrimination LawProject, Legal Aid Society of Minneapolis.
Assisted Living Policy and Advocacy — Stories and Lessons from Three States, June 23, 2008
Panelists: Cynthia Rudder, Long Term Care Community Coalition; Alissa Halperin, Pennsylvania Health Law Project; Louise Ryan, Long-Term Care Ombudsman for the State of Washington
Affordable Assisted Living ? Advocacy Issues in Medicaid Payment for Assisted Living, December 14, 2008
Panelists: Eric Carlson, Director, Long-Term Care Project, National Senior Citizens Law Center; April Forsythe, Division of Community and Institutional Services of CMS
Medicaid Payment for Assisted Living, December 14, 2007
Panelists: Toby Edelman, Senior Staff Attorney, Center for Medicare Advocacy, Inc.; Lori Smetanka, Director, The National Long-Term Care Ombudsman Resource Center, NCCNHR