Contracts add legal twist to family health care

July 2009
Hospice Management Advisor;Jul2009, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p82
The article discusses issues related to financial agreements between a care giver and the patient relative. It notes that American government is considering the agreement as a result of tougher standards imposed for Medicaid, a government program that covers nursing homes and other long-term health care costs. Moreover, it mentions that such agreement lays out their responsibilities and what they will receive for their efforts.


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