Category Archives: FAQ

What is an Ombudsman?

Ombudsmen advocate for residents of long-term care facilities at no charge to residents or families. They will make 5,000 trips to long-term care facilities this year. Their job is to protect the special legal rights of residents. identify, investigate, and resolve residents’ problems and concerns empower residents to make informed choices. work to enact laws […]

Medicare Coverage of Skilled Nursing & Skilled Therapy Services

Many nursing home residents utilizing Medicare are issued notices about the discontinuation of Medicare services. Learn more about your rights to preventing premature termination of Medicare covered services in long-term care.    Thank you to the Long Term Care Community Coalition for this new fact sheet.  Fact Sheet: Medicare Coverage of Skilled Nursing & Skilled Therapy Services