Healthcare for Workers with Disability Medicaid SSi Related Medical Programs
Senator Schumer (D-NY) announced on Feb. 20 his intent to introduce legislation to require Medicare to count hospital observation stays towards the three-day mandatory inpatient stay required for post-acute skilled nursing care. Currently, Medicare only covers care if the patient is moved from three days of inpatient care at a hospital to the nursing facility. …
Genworth Financial, the country’s largest supplier of Long Term Care policies has announced that they will begin charging women higher premiums than men for the same coverage starting next year.
What do you do when a society that has had as one of its core beliefs that the sacrifices of the parents for their children will be rewarded by caring for the parent in their old age when the child chooses to neglect that duty? That’s the question that many countries are facing.
Below are the links for both married couples and single individuals for the basic resource and income guidelines for Washington state-sponsored programs. These guidelines get updated throughout the year and affect eligibility for long-term care programs. The guidelines here became effective Feb. 20, 2013. Washington State Medicaid & Resource Standards-Single Washington State Medicaid & Resource…
On Friday, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) announced that the Medicare costs for seniors will go down in 2014.
If you think housing choices are difficult for aging adults, consider what it’s like for those same adults looking for housing options for their special needs children.