LTSS

AcronymDefinition
LTSSLutheran Theological Southern Seminary
LTSSLearning Technology Support Service (UK)
LTSSLotus Translation Services for Sametime
LTSSLong Term Scientific Study
LTSSLivermore Time-Sharing System
LTSSLong Term Service and Support (healthcare)
LTSSLocal Telecommunications Services and Support
LTSSLT Software Solutions, Inc. (Portsmouth, NH)
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As the study notes, for those who lack sufficient personal resources to pay out of pocket, Medicaid is the primary payer for LTSS costs, while Medicaid is expected to cover about 34% of average lifetime LTSS costs of people turning 65 today.
Medicaid Expenditures for Long-Term Services and Supports (LTSS) in FY 2014: Managed LTSS Reached 15 Percent of LTSS Spending.
A recently expanded health-related quality of life (HRQoL) conceptual model for LTSS addresses the quality gap by providing a framework to measure multiple dimensions of quality that capture outcomes that are important to older adults (Zubritsky et al.
using Medicaid as the vehicle for funding LTSS, places unreasonable
Both states have a highly competitive market for LTSS with the number of certified beds in California totaling 113,527 across 1,189 NHs and Florida having 80,503 certified beds in 671 NHs (Harrington et al.
The number of elderly Americans aged 80 and over is expected to more than double in the next 40 years, so the number of people using LTSS will grow considerably in the coming decades, reaching 27 million in 2050.
Some of these indicators may include demographic characteristics, number of comorbid conditions, levels of disability, informal caregiver characteristics, and utilization of LTSS.
The commission did not agree on a financing solution, but did offer two ways to restructure LTSS financing.
53) However, providing LTSS through Medicaid managed care is becoming an increasingly popular model.
Members of the council's subgroup on long-term services and supports (LTSS) recommended that new guidelines for diagnosis be used whenever someone is admitted for LTSS or assessed for eligibility The process of diagnosis also should include engaging the patient and family in advance care planning.
Members of the LTSS subgroup noted that the importance of caregivers and family to Alzheimer's patients warrants the inclusion of services to maintain their health and vitality.