News & Media Featuring Long Island Medicaid Consultant & Geriatric Care Service Provider P&P Medicaid

Paul Mertz Named One of LIBN‘s “Ones to Watch in Healthcare”

Paul Mertz, Chief Executive Officer of P&P Medicaid, was named one of Long Island Business News‘ “Ones to Watch in Healthcare” in its July 21-27, 2017 issue. “Ones to Watch” is featured each week in LIBN, highlighting six people who stand out in their respective fields.

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Newsday Features P&P Medicaid CEO Paul Mertz in its Medicaid Pooled-Income Trust Article

Paul Mertz, Chief Operating Executive of P&P Medicaid, was recently quoted in Newsday‘s “Benefits at Higher Income Levels” article which discusses the advantages and considerations of Medicaid pooled-income trusts.

Medicaid Trusts allow those with too much income to qualify for Medicaid to stay in their homes and have their living expenses paid with their excess income, and still be eligible for community medicaid services.

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Nearly Three Million People Will Reach Retirement Age in 2016

AARP reports that than 8,000 members of the “Baby Boomer” generation turn 65 years on an average day, and nearly 1.1 million Long Islanders have already reached retirement age. This rapid influx of people entering the “eldercare” generation means that there will be a greater demand placed on nursing home and home health aides as time continues. Often, it can be difficult to navigate the world of placement for senior living, which is why P&P Medicaid Consulting, Inc. is reminding Long Islanders that the company focuses on more than just Medicaid eligibility.
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P&P Medicaid Consulting, Inc. Brings Awareness to Medicaid Services for Long Island Dementia Patients During National Alzheimer’s Disease and Caregiver’s Month

More than 60 million Americans serve as caregivers to loved ones, nearly one quarter of which provide assistance to those affected by Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia. In recognition of the selflessness of caregivers and the patients for whom they provide care, we are celebrating National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness and Caregiver’s Month. As part of this national initiative, our company is bringing awareness to the Medicaid services available on Long Island designed for Alzheimer’s patients.
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P&P Medicaid Consulting, Inc. Celebrates Implementation of Long Island Medicaid Transportation Services

Nearly four million Americans miss or delay non-emergency medical care because they do not have money available for transportation that would bring them to and from appointments. That will soon change for Long Island residents, according to Paul Mertz, Chief Operating Executive of P&P Medicaid Consulting, Inc., who says the Medicaid Redesign Transport Initiative will provide transportation services to hundreds of people in the region.
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