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Rep. Tom Price (R-GA) is President-elect Donald J. Trump's nominee for HHS secretary.

News of HHS, CMS nominees gets warm reception from senior living groups

Organizations representing senior living providers said Tuesday that they look forward to working with President-elect Donald J. Trump’s choices to lead the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, maintaining that both understand the issues confronting older adults and those who care for and serve them.

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CMS: Older adults dominate HCBS participant numbers but not spending or time

Older adults and/or people with disabilities account for the majority of recipients of home- and community-based services funded through Medicaid Section 1915(c) waivers, although the average dollar amount spent per participant and the duration of service provision for this group are less than they are for some other groups served by the waivers. That’s according to a new report from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.

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Senior living prepares for Trump presidency

Leaders of organizations representing operators and others in senior living say they look forward to working with President-elect Donald J. Trump and members of his administration to advance causes important to the industry and the people associated with it.

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