ANCOR.ORG: The State of America’s Direct Support Workforce 2021
New research find that the just how much the pandemic has impacted the direct care workforce. Before the pandemic, for decades this workforce has been in despair due to low reimbursement rates. A survey of providers was recently done and the results were very revealing. People are struggling in all aspects of providing care to people. This report suggests that it's time for the federal government to make some major changes.