California Healthline: Consumer Advocates Support California Bill Limiting Asset Seizure

by George Lauer, California Healthline Features Editor Collecting money from the estates of deceased Medicaid beneficiaries is not a new practice, but it is generating new interest. For a couple decades, all states have been required by CMS to try to get reimbursement for long-term care expenses of Medicaid beneficiaries who die at age 55 … Continue reading

California Healthline: Legislature Returns, So Will Some Bills

by David Gorn  The California Legislature reconvenes Monday and lawmakers may ring in the old as well as the new. Several high-profile bills are likely to resurface this session, including expansion of mid-level caregivers’ scope of practice and rescission of a Medi-Cal provider rate cut that went into effect last year. “Given the brighter financial … Continue reading

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