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Administration Releases Phase 4 Updated Guidance to Health Care and Human Services Providers, Updates Long-Term Care, Assisted Living, and Congregate Care Guidance 

3/24/2021 Executive Office of Health and Human Services

More visitation, group activities allowed for vaccinated individuals in long term care and congregate settings following high vaccination rates

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Baker-Polito Administration Announces Vaccine Appointment Booking for Individuals 75+ 

1/27/2021 Office of Governor Charlie Baker and Lt. Governor Karyn Polito

Vaccinations for Individuals 75+ to Begin on February 1 as part of Phase Two

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November is Family Caregivers Month in Massachusetts 

11/17/2020 Executive Office of Elder Affairs

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Proclamation: Family Caregivers Month 2020 in Massachusetts 

11/17/2020 Executive Office of Elder Affairs

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EOEA 651 CMR 12.00 Emergency Reg-Redline 

8/05/2020 Executive Office of Elder Affairs

651 CMR 12.00 sets forth the requirements for Certification, renewal of Certification and suitability for Applicants and Sponsors of Assisted Living Residences.

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Bonuses for Certain Long-Term Care Positions  

7/15/2020 Executive Office of Elder Affairs

Executive Office of Elder Affairs (EOEA) is implementing measures to address staffing shortages that certain long term care facilities have experienced during COVID-19.

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NEW: Visitation Guidelines Updated for Assisted Living Residences & Long Term Care Facilities 

7/03/2020 Executive Office of Elder Affairs

Update Visitation Guidance for Assisted Living Residences and Nursing Facilities

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State and Local Officials Kick-off Expansion of Medicare Savings Programs 

1/16/2020 Executive Office of Elder Affairs

News about the expansion of eligibility of Medicare Savings Programs in Massachusetts

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Training for families caring for individuals living with dementia 

7/31/2019 Executive Office of Elder Affairs

Free training for family caregivers

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Baker-Polito Administration Launches New Initiative To Help Grandparents Caring For Grandchildren With Access To Early Education  

5/08/2019 Department of Transitional Assistance

Program is a joint effort of the Department of Transitional Assistance, Department of Early Education and Care, and the Commission on the Status of Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

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May is Older Americans Month in Massachusetts 

5/01/2019 Executive Office of Elder Affairs

This year’s national theme is Connect. Create. Contribute. Age & Dementia Friendly initiatives is a focus, as is importance of senior nutrition to prevent malnutrition.

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Proclamation: Governor Baker, Lt. Governor Polito Proclaim May 2019 Older Americans Month in Massachusetts 

4/30/2019 Executive Office of Elder Affairs

Proclamation for Older Americans Month 2019

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