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January 18, 2016
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Health Care Costs for Dementia Patients Greatly Exceeds Costs for Other Elders

According to a recent study jointly conducted by Dartmouth College, the University of California, Los Angeles and the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, healthcare […]
December 4, 2015
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Many Nursing Homes Overbill Medicare for Patient Therapy

According to a recent report by the inspector general of the Department of Health and Human Services, many nursing homes overbill Medicare for physical therapy services […]
November 20, 2015

Illinois Nursing Homes Get Failing Grade

According to a CBS News Report, a recent survey by Families for Better Care gives Illinois and ten other states a failing grade for the quality […]
October 24, 2015

1/3 of Nursing Home Residents Injured During Stay

According to the Office of the Inspector General of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, one-third of all nursing home residents are harmed during […]
August 7, 2015

Thefts from Nursing Home Resident Financial Accounts

Financial exploitation of the elderly is a significant and growing problem and one that will surely increase as more and more Baby Boomers age.  Typically, we […]
August 3, 2015

Check Your Underinsured Motorist Auto Insurance Coverage

Many of our clients are shocked to learn that the vehicle owner whose negligent act has resulted in the motor vehicle collision that injured them lacks […]
June 23, 2015

Johnson & Johnson fined for Promoting Off-Label Use of Antipsychotic Medication for Nursing Home Residents

Johnson & Johnson, a global pharmaceutical corporation, will pay more than $2.2 billion in civil and criminal penalties for, among other things, promoting the antipsychotic medication […]