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Recommendation May Mean Seniors Pay Charge for Home Care Visits

The Associated Press reports today that a Congressional advisory panel recommended a new out-of-pocket charge for home health visits. The commission, known as MedPAC, was created by Congress to provide expert advice on extremely complicated issues involving Medicare funding and benefits. It felt...

Hook Law Center: Medicare to Cover More Home Health Services

Good news for Medicare recipients! Just in time for the New Year 2013! In the past, Medicare recipients were unable to receive home health services such as nursing care and therapies if they had a chronic condition. As a result of a court case that originated in Vermont, that is about to change. Vermont...