Posted on Wednesday, November 1, 2006 - 10:06, By: Christina Medvescek
Linda Parr had a hard time convincing her husband and caregiver Larry to take a little break and let someone provide respite care for her. Larry worried Linda wouldn’t get the quality of care he could provide. If she hadn’t pushed for it, he probably wouldn’t have done it.
Posted on Sunday, April 3, 2005 - 17:00, By: Kathy Wechsler
One of the principal responsibilities of Medicaid is to pay for nursing home care for those who qualify for this federal health care assistance program. If you’re going into a nursing home and your state disqualifies you from receiving benefits because your income exceeds the Medicaid limit, you...
Posted on Monday, December 1, 2003 - 15:23, By: Christina Medvescek
At least 10 states soon will be offering greater choice and control to people who receive Medicaid personal care assistance, through a program called Cash and Counseling.