American Geriatrics Society ( AGS )


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The American Geriatrics Society (AGS) is a not-for-profit organization of over 6,000 health professionals devoted to improving the health, independence and quality of life of all older people. The Society provides leadership to healthcare professionals, policy makers and the public by implementing and advocating for programs in patient care, research, professional and public education, and public policy.

AGS press release, blog etc

03/13/2018 - 14:56 Proposal Outlining Premium Hikes for Older Adults, Short Term Insurance Falls Short of Care We All Need as We Age, AGS Experts
02/14/2018 - 06:17 For 260,000 Older Adults Hospitalized with Hip Fractures, New Virtual Platform Gives Local Roots to AGS CoCare: Ortho Program
12/03/2017 - 21:26 Report from NIA-Sponsored Conference Asks: What Dont We Know About Bladder Control, Why Does It Matter?
12/03/2017 - 20:54 AGS Troubled by Senate Tax Reform Bill and its Impact on Older Americans
10/13/2017 - 13:19 Following Presidential Action to Alter Current Law, AGS Renews Call for Bipartisan Collaboration
09/20/2017 - 11:09 Latest Health Reform Proposal Jeopardizes Care for us All as we Age
09/13/2017 - 09:42 Four National Medical Societies and Nine Leading Health Systems Collaborate to Improve Geriatric Emergency Care
09/11/2017 - 09:23 New Geriatrics Legislation Promises a Better Present and Future for Us All as We AgeAGS
06/24/2017 - 07:50 AGS Encourages Bipartisan Collaboration on Health Reform Proposals
06/22/2017 - 03:10 Senate Health Reform Proposal Jeopardizes Care for Us All as We Age, AGS Experts
06/02/2017 - 08:29 AGS Welcomes 18 New Fellows Recognized for Exceptional Commitment to Geriatrics
05/18/2017 - 09:58 A Lecture 75 Years in the Making Celebrates the Past, Present, Future of Care for Older Adults
05/15/2017 - 11:08 Dr. Debra Saliba, Expert Exemplifying the Broad Reach of Geriatrics Research & Clinical Practice, Opens 2017 AGS Annual Scientific Meeting
05/14/2017 - 22:36 Dr. Susan Parks, Renowned Geriatrics Educator, to Lead Coalition of Academic Program Directors
05/11/2017 - 15:47 At #AGS17, AGS & Health in Aging Foundation Awardees Exemplify Commitment to Geriatrics Across Health Disciplines
05/04/2017 - 09:40 Disappointed by House Action, AGS Urges Senate to Reject Amended American Health Care Act
04/27/2017 - 15:31 American Geriatrics Society Voices Opposition to Amended American Health Care Act
04/27/2017 - 10:08 Transforming Preventive Care for Older Adults, Dr. Sei Lee Presented with 2017 Yoshikawa Award for Outstanding Scientific Achievement