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Brown & Rodwin: Maryland Has a Home Care Workforce Crisis. Two Bills in the Legislature Can Fix That 

March 29, 2022

Put yourself in the shoes of William Fields. You use a wheelchair. You rely on home care workers to assist you into and out of your wheelchair and to help you bathe, dress and cook. These workers allow you to live in your home; their work gives you the freedom to stay in your community, near your neighbors and places you know. But when the worker scheduled to provide you with care this week gets sick and calls out, and the home care agency can’t find a replacement, what can you do?

Article Source: Maryland Matters

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