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Budget 2013: Skilled Nursing Care and Long-Term Care

(AP Photo/Genevieve Ross)
(AP Photo/Genevieve Ross)

Federal spending on services that help older people and people with serious disabilities stay in their homes could hold steady in fiscal year 2013.

The Obama administration has unveiled a U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) budget proposal that calls for overall spending on Medicaid benefits, including nursing home benefits, to increase 12% in fiscal year 2013, to about $268 billion. 

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