Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Dingell Pushes Long Term Care Reform

U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell was trying to make her contribution on health care reform last Wednesday with a budget amendment that can help improve access to long term care. According to Dingell, “Too many seniors today are relying on a disconnected system of barriers that doesn’t work.” Her statement is true since neither Medicare nor Medicaid can satisfy the long-term care needs of everyone.

Dingell proposes to create a reserve fund that will pay for a pilot program or other congressionally mandated effort looking at ways of addressing high cost of long term care. 

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