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County nursing home board agrees to hike rates -- a little

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Raising private-pay rates at St. Croix's county-owned nursing home too much could prompt patients to choose other homes or could eat up patients' finances quicker, forcing them to turn to Medicaid.

Taking into account those considerations, the Health and Human Services Board has voted to increase the private-pay charge by $5 a day and to evaluate the rate annually.

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