PACE

Cottie Petrie-Norris

With unanimous, bipartisan support, legislation to increase access to critical healthcare services has passed the Assembly’s Aging and Long-Term Care Committee. AB 540, authored by Assemblywoman Cottie Petrie-Norris, will help more seniors remain in their homes and in our communities by improving beneficiary awareness and increasing access to the Program …continue reading

At the October CalOptima Meeting, Michelle Steel, Chairwoman of the Orange County Board of Supervisors, along with her colleagues on the CalOptima Board of Directors voted on expanding access to care for PACE members in Orange County. This new expansion of services includes funding for staff PPE, disinfectant products and …continue reading

At the September CalOptima Board of Directors Meeting, Michelle Steel, Chairwoman of the Orange County Board of Supervisors, voted alongside her colleagues to expand the “PACE Without Walls” model by providing senior-friendly smartphones to eligible PACE members in order to expand their access to virtual care. Smartphones will be equipped …continue reading

Dedicated to caring for frail seniors, CalOptima’s Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) was recognized for successfully increasing access to services by the National PACE Association, a trade organization advancing efforts so seniors can continue living in the community. CalOptima PACE achieved a “Supernova” distinction for an average …continue reading