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Clendenin to retire from NASL

Peter C. Clendenin, executive vice president of the National Association for the Support of Long Term Care, disclosed on Friday he will retire. A replacement has not yet been named.

The return of Medicare Part B therapy caps

Starting today, a nursing home resident may opt out of physical therapy because she has exceeded Medicare’s payment limit. And a nursing home may deliver therapy knowing it will not get paid for it. While such scenarios may seem a little extreme, that’s the plausible effect of Medicare Part B outpatient therapy caps, which take…

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