Medical necessity

Services or supplies deemed to be appropriate and consistent with the diagnosis, and in accord with accepted standards of community practice. Not experimental services or supplies. They also cannot be omitted without harming an individual's condition or the quality of medical care.

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In Focus

Feb. 14

Winter wish

Massachusetts

Brookdale Senior Living resident Eleanor "Ellie" Ross recently got to ski again thanks to a Brookdale partnership with two-time Olympic skier Jeremy Bloom.