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After House Committee Chairs Meet on Health Reform, Long Term Care Leaders Say Rescinding Bush-Era Medicare Regulation Critical to Protecting Jobs, Preserving Quality Eldercare
Date:6/10/2009

posal that will drastically cut Medicare funding for skilled nursing facility (SNF) care. This proposal will reduce reimbursements to SNFs by a projected $7.23 billion over five years, rising sharply to $18 billion over ten years. These cuts will result in the loss of at least 30,323 jobs in skilled nursing facilities around the country and diminish business activity by $2.5 billion, further reducing federal, state and local tax revenue. On behalf of our nearly 2 million Medicare beneficiary constituents who receive care in SNFs annually, we urge the Department to reject the proposed rule and the resulting cuts to essential nursing and rehabilitative care.


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