World War II Bomber Pilot Stuck in Medicare Observation Status
December 11, 2012

December 11, 2012 Albany Times Union – click on the link below to read the story about Ike Cassuto of Columbia County. StateWide is helping Mr. Cassuto and our helpline is listed in this story http://www.timesunion.com/local/article/Observation-status-and-a-nasty-surprise-4106789.php#photo-3873110

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Senior Whole Health Leaves Eastern NYS
October 31, 2012

Here is the Albany front page story today about Senior Whole Health which has pulled out of Medicare-Medicaid coverage in  Albany and eleven other upstate counties beginning in January.  The story also reports that United Healthcare has also withdrawn from one of its plans.   StateWide and the Medicare Rights Center are quoted in this […]

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Privatized Delaware County Nursing Home Closes

Below is the link below to an editorial in the Oneonta Daily Star about the Otsego County Board’s decision to sell the county nursing home to a private company.  The editorial comments on how Delaware County did this in 2006 and the facility was so poorly run it just abruptly closed this month because it […]

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