Pandemic Flexibilities in Long-Term Care


Eric DeJonge
Capital Caring Health
Chief of Geriatrics

David Grabowski  
Harvard Medical School
Professor of Health Care Policy

Gretchen Jacobson
The Commonwealth Fund
Vice President, Medicare

Experts and Analysts

Jonathan Blum
Health Management Associates
Vice President, Federal Policy and Managing Director, Medicare

Cindy Mann   
Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

Vincent Mor
Brown University, Florence Pirce Grant University Professor
Professor of Health Services, Policy and Practice

Jennie Chin Hansen  
Altarum, Senior Strategic Advisor;
The SCAN Foundation, Board Chair


Larry Bonander
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid
Deputy Director, Medicare

Lance Robertson             
U.S. Department Health and Human Services
Assistant Secretary for Aging, Administrator of the Administration for Community Living

Stephanie Cameron
Assistant Director

Edwin Walker
Administration for Community Living, Administration on Aging
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Aging


Jean Accius
Senior Vice President, AARP Global Thought Leadership

Michael J. Barnett     
National Association for the Support of Long-Term Care
Manager of Legislative & Regulatory Affairs

Alison Barkoff   
Center for Public Representation
Director of Advocacy

Gina Buccalo   
UAW Retiree Medical Benefits Trust
Chief Medical Officer

Richard Feifer 
Genesis HealthCare
Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer

Christine Aguiar Lynch
Association for Community Affiliated Plans
Vice President for Medicare and MLTSS Policy

Anne Montgomery
Co-Director, Program to Improve Eldercare

Shannon McCracken
Vice President, Government Relations

Cheryl Phillips   
Special Needs Plan Alliance
President and CEO

Rylin Rodgers
Association of University Centers on Disabilities
Director of Public Policy

Maria Town
American Association of People with Disabilities
President and CEO

Scott Tittle     
National Center for Assisted Living
Executive Director