Monthly Archives: June 2014

Qualifying for Hospice: It used to be so easy, Or, The death of General Debility and Adult Failure to Thrive

Qualifying for Hospice: It used to be so easy, Or The death of General Debility and Adult Failure to Thrive Background In 2002 General Debility accounted for 6% of all Hospice claims and Adult Failure to Thrive was 3%. In … Continue reading

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Happy CNA week!!!!

CNA Week is June 13 – June 20. Most people outside of healthcare have very little respect for CNA’s. When in fact, CNA’s are an intricate part of the nursing team and deserve the upmost respect. The CNA provides a … Continue reading

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Hospice and Medicare D

Hospice and Medicare D In 2003 Medicare developed an outpatient prescription benefit that is commonly referred to Medicare D. This has been beneficial to Medicare beneficiaries as it assists them in the cost of their maintenance prescription medications and any … Continue reading

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