NAHC Files Brief in Lawsuit that Threatens All Home Health Agencies

The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) has filed amicus curiae (friend of the court) brief in support of Brookdale Senior Living in its appeal of a June 11 decision that revived a False Claims Act lawsuit from 2012. The case involves registered nurse Marjorie Prather, who worked as a utilization nurse at…

Disabled Veteran Wins Home Care from VA, Highlights Caregiver Crisis

The United States Department of Veterans Affairs settled a lawsuit on June 15 with Michael Williamson, a disabled veteran from Springfield, Oregon, who sued the federal agency earlier this year after he was told his home health care would soon end due to a lack of caregivers. According to the January 23 lawsuit in U.S.…