Tuesday, March 22, 2011

NSCLC fights assisted living evictions

Lovely set of policy briefs from the National Senior Citizens' Law Center arguing that seniors who live in assisted living facilities, and who leave them for hospitalization, have a right to return home:
"Medicaid payments for assisted living are based on a belief that such facilities provide a home-like alternative to nursing homes. But, federal and state Medicaid rules governing such issues as holding a room if a resident is absent temporarily are often inadequate…"

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