TITLE

Downturn is good time to evaluate LT care

PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
State Health Watch;Sep2010, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article stresses the importance for U.S. states to evaluate Medicaid long-term (LT) care costs during economic downturn. It notes that the 2009 economic downturn being experienced by the U.S. resulted to decreased budget for Medicaid. Leslie Hendrickson, principal of Hendrickson Development, suggested strategies that can be implemented by Medicaid directors, including creation of better data systems for LT care.
ACCESSION #
54229962

 

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