“Efforts to enable Americans to age in place are expanding, survey shows” by Fredrick Kunkle, The Washington Post

“Efforts to enable Americans to age in place are expanding, survey shows” by Fredrick Kunkle, The Washington Post A new survey of hundreds of federally sponsored local agencies that assist aging Americans has found increased efforts to help the elderly remain in their homes as they grow older, a policy known as aging in place.…

“Feds to require big companies to cover hospitalization” by Jayne O’Donnell, USA Today

“Feds to require big companies to cover hospitalization” by Jayne O’Donnell, USA Today The Obama administration plans to close a loophole in the Affordable Care Act that allows large companies to refuse to cover in-patient hospital stays in any of their health insurance plans, according to an official involved in the internal discussions. The official…

Federal Case Settled for Vermont Plaintiff in Landmark Jimmo v. Sebelius Class Action − Medicare Coverage Finally Granted for Jimmo’s Skilled Maintenance Care

by the Center for Medicare Advocacy Twenty-one months after winning a national class action lawsuit that sought to overturn Medicare’s practice of denying skilled maintenance care to patients who did not meet an “improvement standard,” plaintiff Glenda Jimmo is finally receiving Medicare coverage for skilled home health maintenance care benefits she was denied in 2007.…

Parents Loving Children Through Autism teams up with Dunmore Fire Department for “Safety 4 All Kids” Event

Parents Loving Children Through Autism will be teaming up with Chief DeNaples and the Dunmore Fire Department to bring this life saving event to the public called “Safety 4 All Kids”.  The Dunmore Community Center will be transformed into a sensory friendly creative learning experience for the entire family and members will lead specific training on how…