Postonement of Bed Hold Elimination

posted Jul 25, 2011, 2:14 PM by Frank Baskin   [ updated Jul 25, 2011, 2:20 PM ]
MassHealth has announced that the earliest date to eliminate the bed hold for nursing home residents will be 8/5. They may also only eliminate the... CLICK TITLE FOR MORE...  medical bed hol(for brief hospital stays) and leave intact the non-medical leave(for short social or family visits). Each resident is allowed up to 10 days per year for these leaves. They have not given a rationle for this difference.