In Focus on Bicycling and Older Adults, AARP Highlights Boston Bike Lane Plan
In their latest newsletter, AARP's Livable Communities team focuses on bicycling and older adults by promoting a free webinar and ways bike lanes improve safety for all...
3 days ago - Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative
Tufts Health Plan and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Officially Come Together
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care and Tufts Health Plan announced their organizations have formally combined, effective January 1, 2021, having received all regulatory approvals. The...
10 days ago - Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative
Interactive COVID-19 Data Dashboard Unveiled, Older Adults Reprioritized in Vaccine Plan
Based on this recommendation of the COVID-19 Vaccine Advisory group, the Baker Administration has updated prioritization so that individuals age 75+ are included in Phase 2...
10 days ago - Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative - 3 articles
MHAC: 2020 Year in Review
Creating an environment where a broad set of stakeholders can come together to address the needs of a community has never been more important and valuable than this past...
17 days ago - Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative
Careful dissection of IOL out of capsular bag helps retain capsular support
In more than 99% of cataract surgery cases, the IOL that is implanted is left in position for life. However, there are rare cases in which we need to perform an IOL exchange...
30 days ago - Healio
COVID-19 Testing: Tips for Families with a Loved One Living with Dementia
A tip sheet produced by the Alzheimer's Association of MA/NH in collaboration with the Massachusetts Councils on Aging and the Executive Office of Elder Affairs offers families...
1 month ago - Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative - 3 articles
National League of Cities Opens ‘Leadership in Community Resilience' Grant Opportunity
The Leadership in Community Resilience grant program from the National League of Cities supports and enhances local capacity among elected leaders and staff, communities, and...
1 month ago - Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative
Top US officials expected to get COVID-19 vaccine this week
Senior U.S. officials will begin receiving coronavirus vaccines this week as part of updated federal continuity of government plans that now include terrorism and pandemics as...
1 month ago - ABC News - 7 articles
Covid-19: Trump rejects plan for early vaccines at White House
The US president asks for an "adjustment" to plans to vaccinate senior officials in the coming days.
1 month ago - BBC
Trump says he's scrapping plan for early vaccinations at White House
Trump made the announcement hours after his administration confirmed that senior White House aides would be offered coronavirus vaccines this week.
1 month ago - Sydney Morning Herald
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