A new law review article provides the first comprehensive legal analysis of “negotiated risk” in assisted living. The article, written by NSCLC attorney Eric Carlson, appears in the current issue of the Journal of Health Care Law and Policy (University of Maryland). Eric M. Carlson, “Protecting Rights or Waiving Them? Why ‘Negotiated Risk’ Should Be Removed From Assisted Living Law,” 10 J. Health Care L & Pol’y 287 (2007). Read Why Negotiated Risk Should Be Removed From Assisted Livign Law.
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NSCLC Executive Director Kevin Prindiville calls on Congress in his latest Huffington Post blog to act to update the Supplemental Security Income (SSI) program to help low-income seniors like Dollie.
NSCLC Directing Attorney Eric Carlson is quoted in a Nov. 19, 2014 article in Governing concerning Medicaid reimbursement for care outside nursing homes.
Dollie, 73, lives solely on income from Supplemental Social Security for all of her living expenses. But the program needs an update. Watch Dollie’s story and then help NSCLC restore this important poverty program.
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