In a presentation entitled “Staffing Agency Potholes: How to Avoid Unnecessary Legal Issues Involving Staffing Agency Workers,” James Jansen, joined by Mollie Werwas, reviewed facility relationships with staffing agencies and their employees form the the dual perspectives of employment law and liability exposure. Mollie and James provided information on contractual risk shifting through indemnification and additional insured provision, as well as best practices for ensuring proper care is provided to residents while holding agencies accountable and liable for the actions of their personnel.
LeadingAge Illinois is one of the largest and most respected associations of providers serving older adults in Illinois. Committed to advancing excellence, they advocate for quality services, promote innovative practices, and foster collaboration. They serve the full spectrum of providers including home and community-based services (HCBS), senior housing, life plan communities (LPC)/continuing care retirement communities (CCRC), assisted living, supportive living, and skilled nursing/rehabilitation centers.