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Report: Complex care management can succeed, reduced Medicare SNF expenditures 64% in one instance

Report: Complex care management can succeed, reduced Medicare SNF expenditures 64% in one instance

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Well-designed programs to coordinate care for patients with complex needs can reduce Medicare expenditures, including skilled nursing facility costs, according to an issue brief released Thursday by The Commonwealth Fund.

Report details creative uses for civil monetary penalties

The Long Term Community Coalition released a new report illustrating how it worked with consumers and long-term care ombudsmen to make the best use of civil monetary penalties assessed by regulators in various communities.