James M. Berklan

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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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A good reason you might sense a lawsuit increase

A good reason you might sense a lawsuit increase

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Given the most recent report from Aon's Actuarial & Analytical Practice, a few stanzas of "Whistle While You Work" could be helpful. Either that or a stiff belt of Lynchburg, TN's finest export.

Providers say Price is right to lead HHS

Providers say Price is right to lead HHS

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Long-term care providers delivered ringing endorsements of President-elect Donald Trump's choice to lead the Department of Health and Human Services.

Judge issues appeals decree

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The Department of Health and Human Services has four years to end an estimated 700,000 Medicare appeal backlog, a court ruled.

Trump's CMS pick can expect tough choices: predecessors

Trump's CMS pick can expect tough choices: predecessors

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President-elect Donald Trump's choice to run the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Seema Verma, was praised by providers. But she will face tough choices immediately, a previous CMS administrator predicted.

New ACO designed to better serve dual eligibles strategy

New ACO designed to better serve dual eligibles strategy

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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services announced Dec. 15 it was starting an ACO pilot program aimed at beneficiaries enrolled in both Medicare and Medicaid.

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