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SNF owner led record $1 billion Medicare fraud ring, authorities say

SNF owner led record $1 billion Medicare fraud ring, authorities say

The owner of more than 30 Miami-area nursing homes and assisted living facilities has been charged with leading a national record $1 billion-plus Medicare fraud scheme.

Court: Arbitration agreement still enforceable even though SNF doesn't have copy of it

A skilled nursing facility that doesn't have a copy of a signed arbitration agreement can still compel arbitration, the Indiana Court of Appeals ruled on Thursday.

SNF owner arrested for stealing from residents to pay facility's debts

A California nursing home owner was arrested Thursday after an investigation revealed he had stolen thousands of dollars from more than 50 residents to cover the facility's debts.

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Medicaid was not meant to be a parachute for the middle class or those who would artificially spend down assets in order to take advantage of a program designed for the needy.

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Addressing Cognition in Geriatric Depression: Measurement- and Evidence-Based Care Strategies

Addressing Cognition in Geriatric Depression: Measurement- and Evidence-Based Care Strategies

In this recording of a live symposium for geriatric psychiatrists that took place on March 8, 2016 in Washington, DC, three leading experts explore the challenges that complicate the treatment of geriatric patients with MDD.

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