A nursing home is almost never a person’s first choice of where to live during retirement, but it’s a reality for millions of Americans. While the experience definitely isn’t the same as aging in place, it does afford seniors the opportunity to be looked after 24/7 by a team of professionals who are trained in …Read More
Posts Tagged ‘Medicaid’
Knowing how to sort out everything in long-term care insurance is, at best, a really confusing matter. There are so many terms, phrases and legalities to understand that even people seasoned in the field aren’t totally “with it”. Luckily, we’ve combed through all the information and put together an easy-to-read guide that explains everything you …Read More
Medicaid, the benefits provided by the government to low-income people, can often have a lot of confusion surrounding them, but here’s the post that finally clears the air.
Myth: Nursing Homes are Completely Covered by Medicaid
This one’s not entirely true, as Medicare gives 20 days of full coverage with two provisos: the patient spent a …Read More
Next year is only 6 days away, but many seniors and their families are worried about what it’ll mean for themselves. Minnesotans, for example, are facing potential benefit cuts in January that could result in reduced care…or even none at all. The state feels that Medicaid spending has runaway, and the Department …