New Consumer Voice Podcast Focuses on Nursing Home Reform

CANHR Senior Staff Attorney Tony Chicotel was featured in a new episode of the National Consumer Voice for Quality Long-Term Care Pursuing Quality Care podcast, titled, “Advocating for Better Nursing Home Laws and Regulations.” Along with Pam Walz, Supervising Attorney at Community Legal Services in Philadelphia, Tony discussed how the pandemic and its devastating impact on nursing home residents has resulted in many states passing new laws or creating new regulations regarding a variety of areas, including staffing, transparency, and the nursing home workforce.

 2024 Medi-Cal Asset Elimination Frequently Asked Questions 

When did the asset limit change happen? California Assembly Bill 133 was signed into law in 2021, which began a process to remove the asset limit for Non-Modified Adjusted Gross Income (Non-MAGI) Medi-Cal programs, including the Long-Term Care, Aged Blind Disabled, Medically Needy and Working Disabled Programs.