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Susan Reinhard

Susan C. Reinhard is senior vice president at AARP, where she serves as director of the AARP Public Policy Institute and chief strategist at the Center to Champion Nursing in America. Her Her areas of expertise include bridging research, policy and practice in family caregiving; long term services and supports; and health care workforce. Read her full biography.
2020, Two Thousand Twenty
The Long-Term Services and Supports State Scorecard can spark policy change, while providing tools and resources so that states and other stakeholders can deliver a higher level of performance
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We share our most-read blogs for 2018 in four categories: health, financial security, long-term services and supports, and livable communities
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Information and advice on living more healthy lives, it seems, is everywhere. It’s on every platform, digital and traditional—online and print, videos and books, webinars and live seminars, network news and online features.
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Taking steps to live a healthier life is very important to millions of consumers, but many don’t know where to turn or how to engage
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At AARP's Public Policy Institute, we are focused on both understanding all of the issues around Alzheimer’s and providing concrete solutions for people
To better equip caregivers to meet these demands, AARP's Home Alone Alliance offers resources and instruction for caregivers
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The 10th edition of the Across the States: Profiles of Long-Term Services and Supports has been recently released
You’ve probably heard of diabetes—but what about prediabetes? Prediabetes is a condition where blood sugar levels are high, but not high enough to qualify as diabetes. While almost half of older adults have prediabetes, nearly nine out of ten don’t know they have it. That’s why having this…
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For decades Medicaid has served as a critical safety net for millions of people with limited income and resources. Nearly 70 million people, including millions of children and adults with disabilities and low-income older adults, rely on the Medicaid program for health care coverage and assistance…
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It’s hard to believe a year has passed since the AARP Public Policy Institute (PPI) released its third Long-Term Services and Supports State Scorecard. The interactive tool measures state performance for creating a high-quality system of care and improving services for older adults and people with…
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