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One reason for the evictions, legal advocates say, is that the residents’ better-paying Medicare coverage is ending and will be replaced by Medicaid.
The New York Times reports in what “is becoming increasingly common among the 1.4 million nursing home residents across the country,” discharges and evictions “have been the top-ranking category of grievances” in New York, and legal advocates say that home operators are discharging residents “because the residents’ more lucrative Medicare coverage is ending.” Read
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