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California Healthline: Older LGBT Patients Have Unique Set of Medicare, Medi-Cal Benefit Issues

by David Gorn

In a webinar yesterday covering the broken and pitted ground of same-sex benefits for seniors in Medicare and Medicaid, senior advocates said the legitimacy of a spouse can be an extremely important factor in eligibility cases. 69 more words


Cal Duals - Enrollment Data

Remember you may find Cal MediConnect enrollment data that is regularly updated at this link: 



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Waiverless Washington State’s Request for New NCLB Flexibility Denied… 292 more words

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Long Term Care Needs

With the rising cost of Long Term Care insurance, individuals needing coverage have had to seek other alternatives. Some individuals have decided to roll the dice- to take a chance that they will not need the coverage or if they do, they will have enough money to pay for the care. 246 more words

Federal Rule Blocks Many Rehabilitation Facilities from Treating People Covered Under the Affordable Care Act

The Affordable Care Act (“ACA”) allows states to expand Medicaid to cover more low-income individuals, as well as cover alcohol and substance abuse treatment programs. However, a Federal rule enacted half a century ago prohibits Medicaid coverage for “community based” rehabilitation facilities that have more than 16 beds. 71 more words


Cut-Off Date for MDS Transmission for Preliminary CMI Listing Report

August 1, 2014 is the deadline for MDS transmission for the Preliminary CMI Listing Point in Time Report for the second quarter of 2014.

"Corbett care plan no longer cuts aid for disabled"

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This July 24, 2014 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette article talks about the ongoing negotiations between the Corbett administration and the federal government over Corbett’s alternative to medicaid expansion.  45 more words