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Watch: How Nursing Homes Put Friends and Families on the Hook for Residents’ Debts

Article by KHN on Aug 12, 2022

Barbara Robinson was just trying to help her mother’s friend sign up for Medicaid and move into the Monroe County nursing home in Rochester, New York. But because Robinson signed the admissions form, the nursing home considered her financially responsible for the woman’s care, Anna Werner reported for CBS News. After the woman died, the county sued Robinson for $21,000 in unpaid bills.

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KHN’s ‘What the Health?’: A Big Week for Biden

Article by KHN on Aug 11, 2022

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