Navigation Links
National Long Term Care Leaders to Release New Data, Discuss Negative National Economic, Jobs Impact
Date:5/9/2008

Resulting From Bush Administration's $770 Million Cut to Medicare-Financed Nursing Home Care

WASHINGTON, May 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The leaders of the American Health Care Association (AHCA) and Alliance for Quality Nursing Home Care will conduct a media conference call to release and comment on a new study from The Lewin Group outlining the negative impact to the U.S. economy resulting from the Bush Administration's recently-announced cut of $770 million to Medicare-financed nursing home care for FY 2009, on

Tuesday, May 13, 2008

11 am EDT

Dial in (800) 762-6067

The new analysis will also quantify how the Medicare cuts, announced last week by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), will harm the U.S. jobs base and the ability of federal and state governments to generate revenue for key state and national priorities. Speakers will include:

-- Alan Rosenbloom, President of the Alliance for Quality Nursing Home Care

-- Bruce Yarwood, President and CEO of the AHCA

-- Al Dobson, Consultant, The Lewin Group, and

-- Tony Marshall, Reimbursement Director for the Florida Health Care

Association

Also to be released is new state by state data from AHCA indicating the 10 hardest-hit states by Medicare cuts to in nursing home care resulting from the $770 million FY 2009 funding reduction.

To reserve a place on the call, please contact Amy Weiss (Amy@pointblankpa.com) 202-203-0448 or Rebecca Reid 410-267-1128 (Reidconsulting@comcast.net).


'/>"/>
SOURCE The Alliance for Quality Nursing Home Care
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. International study strengthens case for daily calcium pill
2. Yakima Health Care Leader Tapped for Leadership Post at National Association
3. Virginia Tech Report Has National Importance
4. Donate Life America Dispels Myths About Organ & Tissue Donation Among Hispanics During National Hispanic Heritage Month
5. Us TOO Launches National SEA Blue Campaign for Prostate Cancer Awareness Month
6. Mettler-Toledo International Inc. Announces Webcast of Presentation at Thomas Weisel Partners 2007 Healthcare Conference
7. National Association of Subrogation Professionals (NASP), the Largest Insurance Subrogation Association in the World - Announced Today that Leslie Wiernik has Joined the Organization as Director of Education
8. 4-Star Gen. Barry McCaffrey, Former U.S. Drug Czar, to Address National Drug Crisis, Keynote Grand Opening of New Allenwood, PA National Model Detox Center
9. Australian-led international study shows blood pressure drugs cut death rate in type 2 diabetes
10. LCA Hails International Investigators Studying Lung Cancer
11. National Patient Safety Foundation Partners with Vocera Communications
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/16/2017)... , ... January 16, 2017 , ... ... been appointed Chief Executive Officer of the medical device company, effective immediately. , ... Robert Storey. “Kevin has a strong track record in medical device market ...
(Date:1/15/2017)... , ... January 15, 2017 , ... In this role, ... the United States for the asthma & allergy friendly mark. This certification program was ... test and identify consumer products to be more suitable for the 60+ million people ...
(Date:1/15/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Whole Health Supply, LLC is announcing the release of an updated version of ... purchase. , The 2017 edition has wide jaws that will accommodate nails up to ... well as diabetics. This handle is reinforced for extra strength when pressing down on dense ...
(Date:1/15/2017)... ... January 15, 2017 , ... "On Tour is a music ... customization and ease," said Christina Austin - CEO of Pixel Film Studios. , ... can edit the style and animation of their slideshows. Place each slide on top ...
(Date:1/15/2017)... ... ... Wondering where to go this Valentine's Day? Well, there is a solution to ... feast in the comfort of your own home. Lobster Gram is introducing two new ... until February 15th, 2017. , Romantic Dinner one is Lobster Gram's "Love at ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:1/13/2017)... 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - InMed Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("InMed") (CSE: IN; OTCQB: ... Corporate Finance and Investment Banking at Eli Lilly & Company, ... Mr. Bott brings over 28 years of senior financial and ... ... has established a significant leadership position in financial and ...
(Date:1/13/2017)... Stock-Callers is currently reviewing the following Medical Appliances ... WMGI ), Varian Medical Systems Inc. (NYSE: VAR ... NuVasive Inc. (NASDAQ: NUVA ). These companies belong ... finish on Thursday, January 12 th , 2017, with the ... health care companies in the S&P 500 were down less ...
(Date:1/13/2017)... January 13, 2017 According ... and Equipment Market by Method (Biochemical (Calcium Phosphate, ... Protein Production), End User - Global Forecast to ... global market from 2016 to 2021. This market ... 2021 from USD 715.4 Million in 2016, at ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: