Louisiana needs improvement when it comes to serving older adults
Posted on 6/19/2017 1:35:00 PM.

A scorecard from AARP finds the Bayou State needs serious improvement when it comes to serving older adults and those with disabilities. Advocacy Director with AARP Louisiana, Andrew Muhl, says Louisiana is ranked 40th overall when it comes to meeting the needs of the elderly. He says these individuals are not getting the adequate day to day help that they need.

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Report ranks Louisiana 47th healthiest state for seniors
Posted on 5/11/2017 4:47:00 AM.

Louisiana is no longer the least healthy state for seniors, according to a report by United Health Foundation. The state rose three spots to 47th. But Advocacy Director for AARP Louisiana, Andrew Muhl says the Bayou State still has a ways to go in how we care for seniors.

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Governor signs Louisiana Family Caregiver Act
Posted on 6/6/2016 12:57:00 PM.

The Governor has signed the Louisiana Family Caregiver Act into law, which supporters say will provide critical help for families across the state. Advocacy Director for AARP Louisiana, Andrew Muhl says this will assist the more than 660-thousand family members who help out an aging relative.

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AARP Louisiana releases video showing candidate stances on older voters issues
Posted on 10/29/2015 3:25:00 AM.

Michelle Southern reporting. The AARP of Louisiana has released a “Video Voter Guide” which features the two candidates for governor discussing their views on policies which impact older voters. AARP Louisiana spokesman Andrew Muhl says they want the electorate to know where Republican David Vitter and Democrat John Bel Edwards stand on critical issues. 

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Louisiana ranks low in long-term care
Posted on 6/20/2014 2:25:00 PM.
Michelle Southern reporting.
According to a new state-by-state scorecard released by AARP, Louisiana ranks 37th in the nation when it comes to meeting the long-term care needs of older residents. Andrew Muhl, director of advocacy for AARP Louisiana, says the bottom line is that family caregivers need more help.
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