Monthly Archives: April 2011

California Elderly Risk Hiring Caregivers With Criminal Records – Read more

California residents can unknowingly hire private caregivers who have criminal backgrounds, according to a report by the state Senate Office of Oversight and Outcomes, California Watch reports California and five other states (AZ,IA,MI,MS & SC) do not regulate private in-home … Continue reading

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In-Home Care Program Subject to Inefficiency, Fraud – San Diego highlighted.

The In-Home Supportive Services program often operates inefficiently and is ripe for fraud and abuse, according to a San Diego County grand jury report released on Tuesday, the San Diego Union-Tribune reports (Cadelago, San Diego Union-Tribune, 4/19). IHSS relies on … Continue reading

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