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    Browse our website for resources and information to help you advocate for quality long-term care.

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    Emergency Preparedness Resources

    All long-term care facilities should have a comprehensive emergency plan in place just like a family should, so that people can be protected and supported in times of crisis.

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  • Save the Date for the
    2019 Annual Conference

    The 2019 Consumer Voice Conference will be held November 3-6, 2019 in Arlington, Virginia. Preliminary agenda is now available!

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  • Nursing Facility
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    Get the latest resources and information about the nursing facility regulations.

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Joint Statement from Advocacy Organizations on Increasing Nursing Home Reimbursements April 05, 2019

Consumer Voice and other advocacy organizations have released a joint statement addressing the nursing home industry’s claim that low Medicaid reimbursement is the reason for substandard care in nursing homes.

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Consumer Voice, with Other Advocacy Organizations, Submits Post-Hearing Statement After Senate Hearing on Abuse March 21, 2019

Consumer Voice in conjunction with California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform, Center for Medicare Advocacy, Justice in Aging, Long Term Care Community Coalition, and the National Association of State Long-Term Care Ombudsman Programs have submitted a statement for the record after the hearing “Not Forgotten:  Protecting Americans from Abuse and Neglect in Nursing Homes.”

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Advocate Statement for Senate Hearing on Abuse and Neglect March 12, 2019

Consumer Voice, along with several other advocacy organizations, submitted a statement for the record for today’s Senate hearing, “Not Forgotten: Protecting Americans From Abuse and Neglect in Nursing Homes.”

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National Call-In Day March 6 for Money Follows the Person: Tell Your Members of Congress to fund MFP! March 05, 2019

On March 6, join with others across the country to urge Congress to continue funding MFP.

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Money Follows the Person Bill Passes House; Urge Your Senator to Vote YES December 18, 2018

The House passed the IMPROVE Act (H.R. 7217) that includes two important provisions related to Medicaid home and community-based services. Contact your Senator and urge them to vote YES on the bill

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REMINDER AND REVISED COMMENTS: Oppose the Rollback of Emergency Preparedness Rules: Submit Comments to CMS by November 19! November 07, 2018

Thank you to everyone who has already submitted comments to oppose the rollback of the emergency preparedness rules. For those who haven’t, there’s still time!

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Update on Money Follows the Person February 28, 2019

Two bills have been introduced to extend the Money Follows the Person Program for five years.

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Money Follows the Person Program Funded for Three Months January 29, 2019

On January 24, the Medicaid Extenders Act which contains provisions to continue funding the Money Follows the Person program, was signed into law.

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Consumer Voice Resources Featured in CNN Article on Protecting Loved Ones from Sexual Assault in a Nursing Home January 23, 2019

A recent article from CNN provided tips from Consumer Voice resources on protecting your loved ones from abuse or sexual assault in a nursing home.

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