James M. Berklan

Editor

James M. Berklan has been the Editor of McKnight's Long-Term Care News and its affiliated publications since 2001. A graduate of Northwestern and John Carroll universities, he resides in the Chicago area with his wife and two children.

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Where's the indignation been from providers?

Where's the indignation been from providers?

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Finally. That was my immediate, silent reaction when I received the email from a top long-term care provider.

Providers rip GOP plans for Medicaid

Providers rip GOP plans for Medicaid

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Long-term care leaders and other healthcare providers tore into a proposal from Republican House leaders that would cut funding from programs serving the elderly.

Trump budget cuts HHS 18%

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President Trump's first proposed budget chops 18% from Department of Health and Human Services funding and adds millions of dollars to combat healthcare fraud for fiscal 2018.

Obamacare replacement bill faces tougher test in Senate

Obamacare replacement bill faces tougher test in Senate

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While House Republican leaders were trying to tie up loose ends to get their proposal for repealing and replacing Obamacare across the finish line, Senators on both sides of the aisle were predicting a tougher time getting a similar bill to pass in their chamber.

Bundled pay expansion into cardiac care held 3 months

Bundled pay expansion into cardiac care held 3 months

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Federal regulators have postponed the implementation of the extension of a bundled pay program that was to start including cardiac care treatments. Some observers believed it could be a precursor to a permanent delay or halt to related projects.

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