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Medicare’s Therapy Cap: What you need to know

Now that the exceptions process for Medicare’s therapy cap has expired, therapy patients and providers are wondering what’s next. Medicare’s annual maximum allowance for outpatient rehab is absurdly low. A patient receiving both physical and speech therapy can reach the … Continue reading

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What is the definition of “Sub-acute care”?

      Sub-acute care provides a comprehensive program of care for a person who has had an “acute event” resulting from an injury or illness; has a determinable course of treatment; and does not require intensive diagnostic or invasive … Continue reading

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How to Be A Parent to Your Parent

The family is meeting to discuss Mom. She’s fallen twice in the last two months and seems a little disoriented and mildly confused lately. She seems to be losing weight too. She’s definitely not taking care of herself – or … Continue reading

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