Good News | DocuSign Electronic Signatures Accepted On Omaha LTCi Apps

Mutual of Omaha LTCi Applications & Electronic Signatures Remember, fillable fields are available and can be utilized when completing a Mutual of Omaha LTCi application (PDF version). Quickly and easy download forms here! Producers and agencies may use their own accounts with the following e-sign vendors for any business they submit with electronic signatures (ourside our e-application): DocuSign, EsignLive, Alpha Trust and EchoSign (Adobe). Note: Any e-sign vendor signature certification data page capturing signature date, time and IP address must be submitted with new business documents. Some e-sign vendors list signature certification data within the signed document; some include details
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You’re Invited! | Omaha’s Suite of Medicare Solutions

    Questions or help registering? Call the GoldenCare Marketing Team at 800-842-7799! Don’t forget to subscribe to our News Digest for all the latest announcements from the Top Carriers! Check out GoldenCare News  
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“CMS announces $165 million in funding to move people from nursing homes to assisted living and other settings”

“CMS announces $165 million in funding to move people from nursing homes to assisted living and other settings,” by Lois A. Bowers,McKnight’s Senior Living Quote: “The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services will make up to $165 million in supplemental funding available to states operating Money Follows the Person demonstration programs to help state Medicaid programs boost efforts to move older adults and people with disabilities from nursing homes and other institutional settings to home- and community-based settings, the agency announced Wednesday. … CMS Administrator Seema Verma said the effort is being driven by ‘the tragic devastation wrought by the
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“Can You Pass the New York State COVID-19 Death Risk Test?”

“Can You Pass the New York State COVID-19 Death Risk Test?,” by Allison Bell,ThinkAdvisor Quote: “The New York State Office for the Aging is using the power of the online quiz to try to help people reduce their risk of dying from COVID-19. The agency has joined with the Association of Aging in New York and BellAge, a New York-based aging tech firm, to offer consumers a free, no-signup CV19 CheckUp assessment tool. The quiz includes questions about matters such as age, lifestyle and social distancing habits. The system then spits out four graphics. One graphic rates how well the
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Good News | Exclusive Partnership Just Announced: GoldenCare & True Freedom

True Freedom and GoldenCare USA Partner to Provide Seniors with Innovative Home Care Solutions LARGO, FLORIDA (September 14th, 2020)—True Freedom announces our Preferred Marketer partnership with GoldenCare USA, an Integrity Marketing Group company. True Freedom is the only company that provides nationwide home care plans for seniors as an alternative to traditional insurance. GoldenCare and their western-states counterpart, American Independent Marketing, have been leading subject matter experts in long-term care for more than 40 years. By partnering together, they can now serve more Americans by providing unique options for long-term care. “We are delighted to partner with GoldenCare and their
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You’re Invited! | Aetna and GTL Short-Term Care Plans

Register now to reserve your space! Tues, Sept 22, 2020 11:00 AM  to  11:30 AM CDT     Questions or help registering? Call the GoldenCare Marketing Team at 800-842-7799! Don’t forget to subscribe to our News Digest for all the latest announcements from the Top Carriers! Check out GoldenCare News  
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“True Freedom and GoldenCare USA Partner to Provide Seniors with Innovative Home Care Solutions”

“True Freedom and GoldenCare USA Partner to Provide Seniors with Innovative Home Care Solutions” Quote: “True Freedom announces our Preferred Marketer partnership with GoldenCare USA, an Integrity Marketing Group company. True Freedom is the only company that provides nationwide home care plans for seniors as an alternative to traditional insurance. GoldenCare and their western-states counterpart, American Independent Marketing, have been leading subject matter experts in long-term care for more than 40 years. By partnering together, they can now serve more Americans by providing unique options for long-term care.”   LTC Comment (from Stephen A. Moses, President, Center for Long-Term Care
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“Nursing Homes Given Federal Go-Ahead To Allow More Visitors”

“Nursing Homes Given Federal Go-Ahead To Allow More Visitors,” by Ina Jaffe, National Public Radio Quote: “The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, which regulate nursing facilities, are lifting the ban on visitors, effective immediately. CMS imposed the restriction in March in an effort to control outbreaks of the coronavirus. Advocates for nursing home residents and family organizations have been clamoring for a repeal, noting the many residents who have suffered anxiety or depression, as well as physical or mental decline since the ban was imposed. The issue was also raised in the report of the Coronavirus Commission for Safety and Quality
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“Opinion: Long-term care insurance: There’s no good alternative”

“Opinion: Long-term care insurance: There’s no good alternative,” by Howard Gold, MarketWatch Quote: “But when you look at it, it’s hard to avoid Gulden’s conclusion: ‘If you want a plan that is really designed for long-term care insurance, then you go with long- term care insurance, if you can afford it, and also if you qualify.’ It’s still the best choice among a lot of not-so-great alternatives.”       LTC Comment (from Stephen A. Moses, President, Center for Long-Term Care Reform): This article defends and advocates for traditional LTC insurance.    
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“Federal Nursing Home Commission Calls on CMS to Adopt 27 Recommendations”

“Federal Nursing Home Commission Calls on CMS to Adopt 27 Recommendations, ‘Reduce Suffering’,” by Alex Spanko, Skilled Nursing News Quote: “The solutions target a list of seven overarching problems or improvement areas that the group identified in its analysis: Ongoing supply and affordability dilemmas related to testing, screening, and personal protective equipment (PPE) Tension between rigorous infection control measures and quality of life issues that exist in cohorting and visitation policies A call for transparent and accessible communications with residents, their representatives and loved ones, and the public Urgent need to train, support, protect, and respect direct-care providers Outdated infrastructure
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