Get the best care, in the right place, at the right price
To find the right kind of long-term care, you may need to make difficult personal, medical, and financial decisions during emotionally tough times. Long-Term Care helps you and your family understand the range of available choices. Even more important, it guides you toward the best care you can afford. You’ll learn how to:
explore your options for home care, assisted living and nursing homes
get the most out of Medicaid, Medicare and veterans’ programs
evaluate long-term care insurance
consider the special needs of people with dementia or Alzheimer’s, and
protect your loved ones from elder fraud.
This completely updated edition includes an expanded discussion of Medicaid coverage, special long-term care insurance, assisted living, and long-term care. Plus, you'll get up-to-date benefit numbers, laws and taxes, and revised information on veterans' benefits.