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Home health care makes patients, Medicare happy

There’s no place like home, especially when it comes to health care. ”There are a lot of hospital-acquired infections in even the best of hospitals,” said Margot Julian, the Eureka resident featured in this column a month ago after breaking her leg in a Dec. 11 bedroom mishap. “Then there’s the lack of privacy and the noise levels, which make it hard to sleep. However modest your home may be, that’s where you want to be.”