A nonprofit health policy resource center this week released a resource for states to help them better manage the complex array of long-term services and supports (LTSS).
The National Academy for State Health Policy, in association with the SCAN Foundation, recently released a detailed look at new healthcare reform policy changes that affect long-term services and supports.
OK, so I promised I'd tell you more about what is in the healthcare reform law that affects you, long-term care providers. So here goes ...
A new phrase appears to be emerging in the lexicon of long-term care. That phrase is "long-term services and supports." (Notice the omission of the word "care.")
The Long-Term Quality Alliance, which was formally introduced Tuesday, is dedicated to improving the quality of long-term services and supports.