The Age Wave, the Ocean State, and Long-Term CareThe Age Wave, the Ocean State, and Long-Term Care Rhode Island’s unique “global Medicaid waiver” pursues ... potentially dangerous national policy trend: long-term care LTC rebalancing without strong eligibility controls ...
Description: Rhode Island’s unique “global Medicaid waiver” pursues a potentially dangerous national policy trend: long-term care LTC rebalancing without strong eligibility controls. Resulting cost overruns could seriously damage the state’s social safety net. To maximize the global waiver’s opportunity, minimize its danger, and become a LTC financing model for the country, policy makers need to recognize the issues discussed in this report and pursue the recommended additional research and analysis.Hide
- Authors: Stephen Moses
- Date: Dec 2009
- Competency: Communication>Persuasive communication; Leadership>Thought leadership; Professional Values>Public interest representation; Results-Oriented Solutions>Actionable recommendations
- Publication Name: Long-Term Care News
- Topics: Long-term Care>Medical expenses; Long-term Care>Public financing - Long-term Care; Long-term Care>Long-term care facilities & home care; Public Policy; Social Insurance>Medicaid