A new report reveals that the median cost of a room in an assisted living community is less than half the median cost of a private room in a skilled nursing facility. The report surveyed almost 15,000 long-term care providers across the United States.
Read the full report: The Genworth 2013 Cost of Care Survey.
Study: Program Encouraging Transition from Institutions to the Community Progressing, but Challenges Remain
Facts and Figures, Medicare, Reports
An increasing number of older adults participating in a program designed to help transition Medicaid beneficiaries living in long-term care institutio...
Federal Agency Activity, Health Care, Medicaid, Medicaid, Medicare
The Health and Human Services Department and the nation’s top attorney general said last week they have recovered a record-breaking $4.3 billion in ta...
Federal Agency Activity, Health Care, Medicaid, Medicaid, Medicare, Science and Technology
A Health and Human Services Department office this week issued proposals for the 2015 edition of electronic health record technology certification cri...
The Social Security Administration has decided to delay implementation of previously announced changes to services at its field offices.