The Advocate E-Newsletter, March 9, 2016

(2016) The Advocate E-Newsletter, March 9, 2016. Aging, Department of (Elder Affairs, Department of)

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Abstract

At the end of February, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services approved Iowa's plan to modernize Medicaid with an implementation date of April 1, 2016, citing significant improvements the state has made to demonstrate readiness and enhance provider networks. Updates to MDS Section Q Materials. Severe Weather Awareness Week. Long-Term Care Social Workers of Iowa Spring Conference (April 14-15, Gateway Conference Center, Ames). Iowa Governor's Conference on Aging & Disabilities (May 23-26, Iowa Events Center, Des Moines). New Resource to Help LGBT Elders Avoid the Sweetheart Scam.

Item Type: Newsletter
Keywords: Ombudsman, facility, long-term care, elderly, old, aging, LGBT elders, social workers, Medicaid, Medicare, managed care, residents, tenants,
Subjects: Health and medicine > Healthcare > Nursing homes and assisted living facilities
Health and medicine > Health insurance and health care coverage
Health and medicine > Health insurance and health care coverage > Managed care
Health and medicine > Health insurance and health care coverage > Medicaid
Social issues and programs > Aging
ID Code: 22858
Deposited By: Pat Wyatt
Deposited On: 19 Oct 2016 13:14
Last Modified: 19 Oct 2016 13:14
URI: http://publications.iowa.gov/id/eprint/22858