The study, which analyzed the demographics of all 58 California counties, determined that some counties will fare better than others in providing long term care services
to seniors depending on such factors as geography, median age of the population, unemployment rates, income levels and housing availability.
The American Association for Long Term Care Insurance is a national organization that advocates for sound and responsible planning for the real risk of needing long term care services
. For no obligation cost comparisons contact the Association at 818-597-3227.
Costs in assisted living, as in other long term care services
, are a function of staff.
To that end, PACE programs coordinate and provide home-based preventive, primary, acute, and long term care services
Los Angeles, CA, December 09, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Virginia, like many states, is faced with a serious problem as an aging population will be impacted by the need for long term care services
. A new report highlights some of the critical issues facing Virginia residents and taxpayers.
The $78.4 million provided for a cost-of-living adjustment will fund a 2.15-percent overall rate increase to support long term care services
for seniors and the disabled.
Los Angeles, CA, January 19, 2013 --(PR.com)-- While millions of aging Americans face the risk of needing costly long term care services
, the market for private long term care insurance can be well defined based on income and savings according to the director of the American Association for Long-Term Care Insurance.
To the millions of Americans seeking long term care services
for a loved one, JCAHO (Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations) accreditation offers assurances that an organization has made a commitment to quality improvement and the prevention of harmful incidents--a commitment evident when comparing performance in HCFA surveys.
Long term care services
include personal care services like bathing, doing household chores that enable a person to remain independent.
Though the foray hasn't been profitable to date, AltaMed plans to convert its other centers to PACE sites, says Marie Torres, senior vice president of long term care services
Originally established at the same time as Medicare more than 30 years ago, the act helps fund a spectrum of social, health, and long term care services
for the elderly administered on the state and local levels.
The credit would help pay for formal and informal long term care services
for about 2 million Americans, including 1.2 million older Americans, over 500,000 non-elderly adults, and approximately 250,000 children at a cost of $5.6 billion over five years," according to the White House.