Provides an overview of key facts and trends related to the the nursing assistant workforce employed in nursing homes. Features data related to demographics, occupational demand, health coverage, and wage trends.
The New York City Council passed a bill that will create a Division of Paid Care within the new Office of Labor Standards, to help home care worker and child care workers navigate complex wage and hour laws.
Medicaid Matters and the New York chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attroneys released a report analyzing six months of fair hearing decisions related to reductions in hours for New York home care clients. The evidence suggests that some managed-care plans are cutting hours without justification.