'Nevadans for the Common Good' Staves Off Medicaid Privatization

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'Nevadans for the Common Good' Staves Off Medicaid Privatization

Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Las Vegas Review-Journal

Backed by 300 leaders at a ‘Nevadans for the Common Good‘ accountability assembly, Marsha Rodriguez told her story about the fragility of independence as a senior.  72 years old, Rodriguez described waiting 6 months to get into a Nevada Medicaid waiver program, the Home and Community Based Waiver, which helps pay for non-medical services that are essential for some aging seniors to continue living at home...