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Aging & Disability

ASPE produces policy research focusing on older adults, Medicare, dual-eligible beneficiaries, individuals with disabilities, Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, and caregivers. Resources relating to aging and disability include advance directives, end-of-life care planning, elder abuse, long-term services and supports (LTSS), home and community-based services (HCBS), and healthy aging.

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Literature Review

Informal Caregiver Supply and Demographic Changes: Review of the Literature

January 7, 2021
Informal Caregiver Supply and Demographic Changes: Review of the Literature Brenda C. Spillman, Eva H.
ASPE Issue Brief

Family Structures and Support Strategies in the Older Population: Implications for Baby Boomers Issue Brief

January 7, 2021
Family Structures and Support Strategies in the Older Population: Implications for Baby Boomers

Long-Term Care and the Impact of COVID-19: A First Look at Comparative Cross-National Statistics

December 29, 2020
Long-Term Care and the Impact of COVID-19: A First Look at Comparative Cross-National Statistics ASPE Research Brief Pamela Doty, PhD, and Martin Blanco, MA, MPH U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Strengthening the Entry-Level Health Care Work Force: Finding a Path

December 10, 2020
This project report provides potential approaches to expand and strengthen the entry-level health care workforce in the United States, with a primary focus on seven occupations: nurses, medical assistants, dental ass istants and hygienists, health aides, community health workers, peer specialists, and other specialized providers. Resource:

National Plan to Address Alzheimer's Disease: 2020 Update

December 10, 2020
This is the PDF version of the 2020 Update of the National Plan to Address Alzheimer's Disease. There have been updates yearly since this report was originally published in 2012.

COVID-19 INTENSIFIES NURSING HOME WORKFORCE CHALLENGES

October 18, 2020
COVID-19 INTENSIFIES NURSING HOME WORKFORCE CHALLENGES Noelle Denny-Brown, Denise Stone, Burke Hays, and Dayna Gallaghe Mathematica October 2020 Link to HTML Version (45 PDF pages)

Understanding the Characteristics of Older Adults in Different Residential Settings: Data Sources and Trends

October 15, 2020
UNDERSTANDING THE CHARACTERISTICS OF OLDER ADULTS IN DIFFERENT RESIDENTIAL SETTINGS: DATA SOURCES AND TRENDS Matthew Toth, PhD, Lauren A. Martin Palmer, PhD, Lawren E.

Trends in the Use of Residential Settings among Older Adults Issue Brief

October 15, 2020
TRENDS IN THE USE OF RESIDENTIAL SETTINGS AMONG OLDER ADULTS ISSUE BRIEF Matthew Toth, PhD; Lauren A. Martin Palmer, PhD; Lawren E.

ADVANCE CARE PLANNING AMONG MEDICARE FEE-FOR-SERVICE BENEFICIARIES AND PRACTITIONERS: FINAL REPORT

September 30, 2020
ADVANCE CARE PLANNING AMONG MEDICARE FEE-FOR-SERVICE BENEFICIARIES AND PRACTITIONERS: FINAL REPORT Fang He, PhD, Angela Gasdaska, BS, Hannah Friedman, BA, Brendan Wedehas, BS, Alexis Kirk, PhD, Ila Broyles, PhD, and SaritaL.
Research Brief

Advance Care Planning Among Medicare Fee-For-Service Beneficiaries and Practitioners: Research Brief

September 30, 2020
Advance Care Planning Among Medicare Fee-For-Service Beneficiaries and Practitioners: Research Brief Fang He, PhD; Angela Gasdaska, BS; Hannah Friedman, BA; Brendan Wedehase, BS; Alexis Kirk, PhD; Ila Broyles, PhD; Sarita L.