Therese has twice been erroneously terminated from her Medicaid Long-Term Care benefits, most recently in July 2019. After endless advocacy by Therese, her sisters and Cathy Lucrezi, an attorney with Broward Legal Aid, the agency’s error was finally corrected. But this bureaucratic nightmare left Therese without an aide for over six weeks, a perilous situation for someone who requires 24-hour care.
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