Louisiana’s plan for choice in long-term care: Comprehensive long-term care reform plan
October 1, 2007
This document describes a Louisiana state-initiated process to reform the administration and delivery of long-term care supports and services. It charts specific goals of the plan along with objectives, action plans, outcomes, and fiscal impacts. A section on workforce development discusses the need for evidence-based rate structures that support living wages and benefits; culture change, positive workplace practices, and workforce development; collection of turnover data; and training and scholarships to critical shortage areas.
Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH) Bureau of Media & Communications
Caring for the Future
Our new policy report takes an extensive look at today's direct care workforce—in five installments.