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Guide to choosing a nursing home.

Guide to choosing a nursing home.

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Health Care Financing Administration in Baltimore, Md. (6325 Security Boulevard, Baltimore 21207) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nursing homes -- United States -- Admission -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Long-term care facilities -- United States -- Admission -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
    SeriesPub -- no. HCFA-02174., Pub. (United States. Health Care Financing Administration) -- no. HCFA-02174.
    ContributionsUnited States. Health Care Financing Administration.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination18 p. :
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16900967M


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income will owe the nursing home a monthly amount from their own funds. This is the patient pay amount.[29] The amount can be paid by the beneficiary or someone. helping them.[30] The monthly amount the beneficiary pays is a part of the cost of nursing home care. The nursing home will bill Medicaid for the rest of the monthly cost of care.

“Your Guide to Choosing a Nursing Home or Other Long-Term Care” isn’t a legal document. Official Medicare and Medicaid Program legal guidance is contained in the relevant statutes, regulations, and rulings.

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The information in this booklet was correct when it was printed. Changes may occur after printing. For the most up-to-date version, look at on the web. Choosing Care.

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Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). CMS and states oversee the quality of nursing homes. State and federal government agencies certify nursing homes to participate in Medicare and Medicaid. Choosing The Best Nursing Book. People have written countless nursing books throughout history.

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Residential Facilities, Assisted Living, and Nursing Homes At some point, support from family, friends, and local programs may not be enough.

People who require help full-time might move to a residential facility that provides many or all of the long-term care services they need. Online resources to help in choosing a nursing home • Medicare's Nursing Home Compare (Medicare) This tool has detailed information about every Medicare and Medicaid certified nursing home in the country.

• Guide to Choosing a Nursing Home This publication is designed to help people make informed decisions about nursing home care, whether. • CHOOSING A NURSING HOME – Paying for the nursing home is one problem, but which one are you going to use is another challenge.

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December DISCLAIMER: Some of the views expressed in this presentation module are solely the opinions of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the official policies of.

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