40 states plan to increase nursing home Medicaid rates
Oct 16, 2014
Reversing a trend of rate cutting during the Great Recession, most states are increasing Medicaid reimbursements for nursing homes, according to a recently released report. However, states also are accelerating...
Dual eligibles moved out of LTC face risks
Feb 01, 2014
Dual eligibles who move from a long-term care facility to home- and community-based services have a 40% increased risk of a potentially preventable hospital stay.
Home-health workers losing ground on wages, benefits, even as their ranks increase
Mar 03, 2011
The wages and benefits for the direct-care workforce in long-term care “continue to be woefully inadequate,” according to a new Fact Sheet analysis from home-health worker advocacy group PHI.