Brendan Flinn

Brendan Flinn, MPH, is a senior policy advisor at the AARP Public Policy Institute. His areas of expertise include long-term services and supports issues, including policy affecting home and community-based services and nursing homes. Read his full biography.
The COVID-19 pandemic had stark and immediate effects on home and community-based services (HCBS) and the people who received these supports.
The Build Back Better Act that recently passed in the U.S. House of Representatives and is under consideration in the U.S. Senate includes several sections that could drive improvement in nursing home staffing and ultimately resident care and safety.
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