Consumers UnionThursday, December 13, 2012Link: http://www.consumersunion.org/pub/core_financial_services/018516.html WASHINGTON, D.C. – In a letter (http://www.consumersunion.org/pdf/FHA_CU_121212.pdf) to the Department of Housing and Urban Development sent today,Consumers Union and the California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform applauded the agency for proposing steps to strengthen its reverse mortgage program, but urged federal regulators to consider a more comprehensive package of protections to ensure reverse mortgages are a safe financial option for seniors.
Video: http://abcnews.go.com/WNT/video/reverse-mortgages-rise-current-homeowners-17889576 Link to text: http://abcnews.go.com/Business/senior-homeowners-warned-risks-reverse-mortgages/story?id=17889575 Dec. 5, 2012 abcnews.go.com U.S. Says 57,000 Now in Danger of Losing Their Homes Linda and Jim McMahan said they could not believe their luck in 1993 when they found their dream house.
A lawsuit filed by CANHR against the Department of Public Health and Country Villa Service Corp, challenges the state-approved practice of allowing Country Villa nursing homes to contract out their operations to another entity owned by Country Villa.
The Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) recently released ACWDL 12-36, which instructs counties to retroactively implement AB 641 (Feuer) effective January 1, 2012.
According to California Health and Safety Code §123111, patients have the right to clear up inaccuracies in their health and medical records.
Deducting out of pocket medical expenses from the share of cost?
My father is in a skilled nursing facility and from time to time he has extra medical needs that he can not pay for because he only has $35.00 left each month after he pays his share of cost.