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AHCA/NCAL Urge Congress to Protect Senior Care During Healthcare Reform Debate
Date:11/12/2008

esent form," stated the AHCA/NCAL president. "In order to address the need to include long term care within any healthcare reform debate, the profession developed a comprehensive reform plan for long term and post-acute care systems, which contains solutions to address the ongoing struggle that exists for federal and state governments to commit adequate resources to meet today's needs and tomorrow's expectations."

"AHCA/NCAL and the entire long term care profession are ready and willing to work with Chairman Baucus, President-Elect Obama, and Members of the 111th Congress to ensure that our most vulnerable citizens have access to the critical care and services they need and deserve," Yarwood concluded.

To view the AHCA/NCAL long term and post-acute care financing reform proposal, visit http://www.ahca.org.

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