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Posted on Monday, January 1, 2007 - 09:16, By: Christina Medvescek
Like hotels and hospitals, there are good and bad nursing homes. Even the best isn't the same as living at home, but residential facilities offer round-the-clock care that may be impossible to get at home.
Some people with ALS choose to go to nursing homes as an act of control over "being a burden...
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 Saturday, November 1, 2003 - 10:44, By: Freelance
Hospice is a choice that many people with ALS make for their care during the final stages of the disease.