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Maine Nursing Facility Agrees to Pay $1.2 Million to Feds

Maine Nursing Facility Agrees to Pay $1.2 Million to Feds

| March 31, 2015

BOSTON (AP) – Federal prosecutors say an elderly living center has agreed to pay $1.2 million to settle allegations of inflated Medicare claims for rehabilitation therapy. The U.S. attorney’s office in Boston says Ross Manor in Bangor failed to prevent a subcontractor, RehabCare Group East, Inc., from engaging in a pattern and practice of providing […]

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Aging Population Challenges

Aging Population Challenges

| March 13, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Improving access to broadband Internet, strengthening laws to fight financial exploitation of the elderly and supporting funding for services to help older adults remain at home are among several ideas to tackle Maine’s aging population challenges in a new state action plan. The “Blueprint for Action” released Thursday follows months of […]

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The Meadows Almost Complete in Fort Fairfield

The Meadows Almost Complete in Fort Fairfield

| July 31, 2013

Construction crews are bringing in new carpet that will the grace the new flooring of The Meadows. The two story, 25 unit…low income elderly facility is near completion, and most importantly ON BUDGET. Wayne Troicke Executive Director of theĀ Fort Fairfield Housing Authority says “the second floor is just about ready to put carpeting down and […]

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