Administration For Community Living

Long-term care ombudsman programs can tap Medicaid for the first time, CMS announces

Long-term care ombudsman programs can tap Medicaid for the first time, CMS announces

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For the first time, the federal government will offer Medicaid funds to help finance long-term care ombudsman programs, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services recently announced.

Affordable Care Act designates $52 million to help disabled, veterans avoid nursing homes

Affordable Care Act designates $52 million to help disabled, veterans avoid nursing homes

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Additional government funding is being distributed for a program to keep seniors, disabled individuals and the veterans in their homes, and out of institutionalized long-term care facilities.