As Nursing Homes Evict Patients, States Question Motives

As Nursing Homes Evict Patients, States Question Motives
May 26, 2017
http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2017/05/26/529915765/states-try-to-keep-nursing-homes-from-kicking-out-less-lucrative-patients

Maryland is now suing NMS for Medicaid fraud. The suit alleges that the company charged the state for services it didn’t deliver, specifically for discharge planning. Nursing homes are supposed to make sure a resident has a safe place to go. But Frosh says that NMS sent residents with complex medical needs to homeless shelters or to unlicensed board-and-care facilities.

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