District Office Advocacy Public Policy Week
Congressional Representatives and US Senators were expected to be in their respective district offices last week. Hopefully, meetings were scheduled with Representatives, Senators or the appropriate staff to discuss Adult Day Services and a Medicare Option to Institutional Care.
On April 10th, NADSA’s Public Policy Advisor Senator (Ret.) Roy Afflerbach provided a highly instructional webinar outlining 7 Steps for Success in Legislative Meetings. To view the webinar at no charge, please click on the following link: 7 Steps for Success Webinar. (Note: you will be asked to provide your name and email address to access the webinar.) To download a copy of the PowerPoint presentation, please click on the following link: 7 Steps for Success Presentation.
Roy has created a tool kit to assist you with preparing for the meeting and follow-up steps. Please click on the following link to access the template: DOAPP Tool Kit. Additionally, the following link provides three important slides from Roy’s presentation which can be printed or emailed that outline the key talking points, cost of care slide and solutions: Cost of Care Issues and Solutions.