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Article on Preparing to Age in Place: The Role of Medicaid Waivers in Elder Abuse Prevention

Tara Sklar & Rachel Zurew recently published an Article entitled, Preparing to Age in Place: The Role of Medicaid Waivers in Elder Abuse Prevention, Elder Law eJournal (2018) Provided below is an abstract of the Article. Over the last four… … Continue reading

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Planned Parenthood’s Next President: An Immigrant Doctor of Color Who Grew Up on Medicaid

Slate (Sept. 12, 2018): Planned Parenthood’s Next President: An Immigrant Doctor of Color Who Grew Up on Medicaid, by Christina Cauterucci: Planned Parenthood announced in September that its new president, Leana Wen, will start in November. Wen currently serves as… … Continue reading

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Lawsuit Against NJ Officials Barred; Any Award For Wrongly Denied Medicaid Benefits Would Require Retroactive Payments

A U.S. district court held that a claim by Medicaid applicants against New Jersey officials for wrongly denying their applications is barred by the Eleventh Amendment because it would require the state to pay retroactive benefits. Radogna v. Connolly (U.S. Dist. … Continue reading

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Medicare and Medicaid Providers: Choose Your Vendors Wisely—But Be Sure to Pay Them at Fair Market Value and for Bona Fide Services

Health care providers will often try to negotiate and receive fair, commercially reasonable business terms with vendors and suppliers, to both better serve their patients and improve their “bottom line.” Yet when it comes to services reimbursed by the government … Continue reading

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CMS Proposes Improvements in Managing the Medicaid program in Partnership with States

The Medicaid Review Process and Approval times are at the forefront of CMS effort to “implement changes resulting in faster processing of state requests to make program or benefit changes to their Medicaid program through the state plan amendment (SPA) … Continue reading

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