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Senate SSI Bill Introduced (3/7/2014) Senators Brown and Warren introduced the Supplemental Security Income Restoration Act of 2014 today. It would fix key elements of the program.
Grant Specht, of Bet Tzedek Legal Services of Los Angeles, relies on NSCLC expertise.. Read More.
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SSI Bill Introduced in the Senate. @NSCLC1 thanks @elizabethforma and @SenSherrodBrown. Has fixes elderly poor need.http://t.co/1nI74f9rN3(about 8 hours ago)
Has your state expanded spousal impoverishment protections? http://t.co/9zD1Jbx7Vq(about 1 day ago)
Joan Entmacher video on SSI at Senate Aging Hearing 3/5/14 http://t.co/MMaw5F3xb0(about 1 day ago)
Tag Archives: Assisted Living
A number of troubling incidents that have been chronicled in the media the past few years have forced a re-examination of the regulation of California’s assisted living facilities, a popular option for seniors who do not require skilled nursing care, …
WASHINGTON – Based on a comparison of California’s assisted living laws with those of 11 other states, the National Senior Citizens Law Center says that the state’s laws are out of date and fall short in several areas, putting residents’ …
(2007) Report: Improper and Unfair Provisions in Missouri Nursing Home Agreements. Click here.
According to a story in the Lexington Herald Leader, JustFundKy gave a $5,000 grant to the Nursing Home Ombudsman Agency of the Bluegrass to revise its patient bill of rights and train its staff to be more in tune with … Continue reading
Ensuring Quality and Oversight in Assisted Living As Medicaid beneficiaries and monies are increasingly shifted from nursing homes to assisted living facilities and other HCBS settings, it is entirely appropriate that Congress and CMS establish some standards on what type … Continue reading