PHI National Policy Research Director Abby Marquand highlights the ways that the direct-care workforce can play a vital role in the key issue areas identified by the White House Conference on Aging.
PHI works to improve the lives of people who need home or residential care--by improving the lives of the workers who provide that care.
Ohio Gov. John Kasich stripped thousands of independent home health care workers of their right to collectively bargain with the state for better wages and benefits in an executive order signed on May 22.
The New York legislative session is nearing its end without passage of Advanced Home Health Aide legislation, which has been a priority for PHI and its partners in the aging, disability, health, and workforce-advocacy and service organizations.