Nursing Homes

Some articles on nursing homes, nursing home, homes:

Companion (caregiving) - By Location - Nursing Homes
... In a nursing home or assisted living facility, a companion or sitter is often hired by the resident or his/her family to provide personal care to the patient at a level that cannot be provided by the facility's ... Companions in nursing homes also provide social companionship ... Nursing homes, like hospitals, sometimes hire sitters to watch patients who are at risk for injury to themselves or suicide ...
SEIU Member Activists For Reform Today - Employer Agreements
... joined Eagle Healthcare and five other nursing home companies to form “Washington United for Quality Nursing Home Care” to lobby for increased state funding for ... lobbying efforts could secure funds needed to help pay Local 775 members working in nursing homes ... the 10-year agreement outlining this labor-management alliance empowers nursing home chains to unilaterally designate select homes for organizing drives (and keep others non-union) and bars strikes as ...
Bet Tzedek Legal Services – The House Of Justice - Services and Programs - Nursing Home Advocacy Project
... The Nursing Home Advocacy Project (NHAP) has been a signature program that has shaped the development of Bet Tzedek’s nationally regarded elderlaw practice ... effective legal assistance for frail, elderly residents of nursing homes ... practices and financial responsibility and billing practices by nursing homes ...
Deficit Reduction Act Of 2005 - Provisions - The Impact On The Elderly
... assets from the date of transfer to the date when the individual transferring the assets enters a nursing home and would otherwise be eligible for Medicaid coverage ... In other words, the penalty period does not begin until the nursing home resident is out of funds, meaning she cannot afford to pay the nursing home ... change in the penalty period start date will likely leave nursing homes on the hook for the care of residents waiting out extended penalty periods, ElderLawAnswers has dubbed the ...
Bernard Bergman
... Rabbi who was best known for his operation of a large network of nursing homes and his conviction of Medicaid fraud in 1976 ... inheritance of $25,000 into an empire of nursing homes valued at $24 million ... Back in New York City, he took a position as a rabbi at a nursing home on the Lower East Side of Manhattan and served as editor and publisher of the ...

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