HHNA Asks Obama To Reject Medicare Co-Pay Proposals

The Home Healthcare Nurses Association (HHNA) on Wednesday asked President Barack Obama to prevent the implementation of co-payments on Medicare enrollees, a move the group said would burden the poorest and sickest beneficiaries and serve as a barrier to care. HHNA Chairwoman Elaine Stephens said in the July 27 letter that the original home care…