An Ohio Nursing Home Pays Close Attention To The Medicaid Debate

Jul 4, 2017
Originally published on July 5, 2017 2:44 pm

Sixty-two percent of the more than 1.4 million people living in nursing homes are on Medicaid, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation. But many recipients stand to lose Medicaid coverage under the Senate Republican plan to replace the Affordable Care Act.

Here & Now‘s Peter O’Dowd talks with Richard Schwalberg, the administrator of Menorah Park, a non-profit nursing home in Beachwood, Ohio, about what cuts to Medicaid would mean for Menorah Park residents.

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