On March 4, The Senate Special Committee on Aging will meet to discuss how improvements in long-term care can be included as part of national health care reform. The committee will meet to discuss possible changes and improvements in Medicare, Medicaid and organizing long-term care services. Long-term care reform can help to improve the quality of care for nursing home residents across the country.
The public is encouraged to call their Members of Congress prior to this committee meeting to let them know that they support long-term care reform. Those wishing to participate can call (800) 958-5374 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Eastern Time on March 3, 2009. To learn more about supporting long-term care reform, follow the link.