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Lawmakers have successfully extended a moratorium to restrict assisted living facilities from entering the market.
The Senate Finance Committee unanimously approved the CHRONIC Care Act of 2017, which increases care delivery options for chronically ill Medicare beneficiaries.
State Medicaid programs will get more time to comply with CMS’s new rules on Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) settings.
A new advanced rule-making notice from CMS seems to indicate that Resource Utilization Groups (RUGs) may be headed for big changes, especially for SNF therapy billing. But, what will replace them?
A Connecticut nursing home will receive federal funding to help pay for and provide care to the state’s aging inmates.
The Alzheimer’s Association is offering new tools for clinicians and patients to discuss dementia care management.
Resident blogger Kathleen Mears knows it’s important for nails to be trimmed, which is why she’s sought assistance from caregivers since Medicaid coverage isn’t often enough to her liking.
After months of political leverage on repealing the Affordable Care Act, the GOP decided to ditch its new House bill without voting on it. Now what?
If passed, the proposed tax would affect every nursing home in the state. But private-pay residents are calling it a "granny tax."
Minutes before the House was scheduled to vote on the American Health Care Act, Speaker Paul Ryan was forced to withdraw the bill, citing lack of support. The bill would have made sweeping changes to Medicaid.
The Senate approved President Donald Trump's nominee to head the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services late Monday.
The GOP's long-awaited bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act is here--but its vision may be dangerously shortsighted.