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    state of Oregon licenses each level and if they meet the requirements for the level of care they advertise, that is all they need do.  

    We can pay for more help, but at some point/level we exceed their resources in numbers and skill.

    We could dump a thousand dollars a week into increased care scripts, and she would barely get more than she got when we did most of her help when she was more ambulatory and not so frail.

    Science is hell bent on consensus. Dr. Michael Crichton said “Let’s be clear: The work of science has nothing to do with consensus... which is the business of politics. Science, on the contrary, requires only one investigator who happens to be right,”

    by Regina in a Sears Kit House on Fri Dec 09, 2011 at 03:44:39 PM PST

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