Medicaid Funding

Replace FMAP with Medicaid funding system that better accounts for seniors, government report says

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The federal government could distribute Medicaid dollars to states more effectively by looking at data that better reflects the needs of nursing home residents and workers, according to a new report from the Government Accountability Office.

Nursing homes on front line as White House weighs 'bed tax' reform

Nursing homes on front line as White House weighs 'bed tax' reform

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Nursing homes could be hurt if the federal government lowers or eliminates the Medicaid provider tax threshold to reduce the national deficit, according to a recent report from the Congressional Research Service (CRS).

Analysis: Long-term care could lose billions with block grants; funding answers available

Analysis: Long-term care could lose billions with block grants; funding answers available

The long-term care industry would be the third-most impacted healthcare field if state Medicaid funding is converted into block grants, according to a new analysis from Bloomberg News.