Recent expansion of Medicaid coverage to home-and community-based long-term care moves that payment program away from its traditional institutional bias. But tension over the appropriate role of home care and fears of budget-busting have caused the current administration to set goals for the states that may be impossible to achieve.
William G. Weissert; Hard Choices: Targeting Long-Term Care to the “At Risk” Aged. J Health Polit Policy Law 1 June 1986; 11 (3): 463–481. doi: https://doi.org/10.1215/03616878-11-3-463
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