Wednesday August 20, 2014
ALERT Nursing Home Providers
Handling Funds Following the Death of a Medicaid – Eligible Resident
The purpose of this alert is to clarify the procedures associated with handling funds following the death of a Medicaid-eligible nursing home resident. 42 CFR § 483.10(c)(6), the Medicaid Administrative Code 560-X-10.-14(3)(f) and 560-X-22-.25(5)(e) and the Social Security Administration Guide for Representative Payees require that nursing homes, upon the death of a resident, release any funds being held at the facility in the resident’s name to the individual or probate jurisdiction designated to administer the deceased resident’s estate.
Monday June 2, 2014
Every contract has risks that must be reviewed from the perspective of protecting your entity and assets. This document is designed to provide you with guidelines and tools to help you manage those risks and to consider the regulatory and liability implications from contracted services.