Nursing Homes Say More Funding Is Needed, Others Say It’s HCBS’s Time

By Maya Goldman / April 28, 2021 at 12:18 PM
Nursing homes say $400 billion -- which President Joe Biden has targeted at home and community care in his infrastructure proposal -- is large enough to include investments in their facilities as well as care in individuals’ homes, but other long-term care stakeholders say home- and community-based services have long been underfunded and should be prioritized. Nursing homes emphasize that Biden’s legislative proposal is still fluid, but lawmakers continue to spar over whether long-term care should be included in the...

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