Home Health Care

3 years for home health owner who inflated hours and claimed to care for SNF residents and the dead in $2.2M Medicaid fraud

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A former home health company owner accused of defrauding Medicaid and the Internal Revenue Service out of more than $2 million was sentenced Thursday to three years in prison.

Insomnia predicts nursing home admission, study finds

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Seniors who have insomnia are more likely to be admitted to a nursing home than those who experience quality sleep, according to a recently published study.

State caregiver matching programs complement CLASS Act, study finds

Caregiver matching programs, which help elderly and disabled individuals manage their own home healthcare, are a good fit with various provisions of the Community Living Assistance Services and Supports (CLASS) Act, according to a new study.