The 60 Caregiver Issues Campaign
Over two years, PHI will release a new issue every 2-3 weeks, inspiring policymakers and long-term care leaders to pinpoint what needs to be done to remedy this shortage and create a vibrant, sustainable system of long-term care.
Our research, unique industry expertise, and partnerships with state and national leaders aptly position us to address this crisis.
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Issue 1 | February 7, 2017
LEARN ABOUT THE SHORTAGE OF PAID CAREGIVERS—AND UNDERSTAND WHY IT'S HAPPENING.
Families can't find home care workers, so they quit their jobs and deplete their savings to care for a loved one. Workers leave emotionally fulfilling caregiving jobs because they can't afford to live on low wages or because they see few opportunities to advance in their careers in this occupation. Home care agencies, nursing homes, and managed care plans struggle to find workers. Here are eight signs that the shortage in direct care workers has become a crisis.
60 CAREGIVER ISSUES. ONE IDEA AT A TIME.