Challenges Faced By Federal Funding for Home Care

Here is an interesting article that describes some of the challenges that Medicaid has encountered while trying to direct money to people in need of long-term care that stay at home rather than entering a facility. The state of Georgia has several of these Medicaid “waiver” programs which provide funding for care services for people in their home. In our practice we have encountered some of the issues described in this article while assisting Medicaid clients in Georgia.