Assisted Living Care Costs

How much does assisted living cost? It depends on where you live and how many services or daily care hours your loved one needs.

Genworth, a long term care insurance provider, offers an interactive map of the country so consumers ...

 
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A Round-Up of Senior Care Payment Options

Deciding whether to access senior care (and what type of services, like home care, assisted living, or skilled nursing care) is one thing, how to pay for it is another. Both are monumental tasks, especially for caregivers who are already ...

 
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How to Pay for Senior Care (Besides Using Medicaid)

In 2011, Medicaid spent $427 billion dollars, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation.

What does that have to do with senior care?

The same Kaiser Family Foundation report states that Medicaid covered 43 percent of all long term care services (senior care in ...

 
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Minnesota Policymakers Discuss Concerns About Cost of Senior Care

Covering a discussion that is likely taking place in many government offices across the country, Lori Sturdevant’s recent article for the Minnesota Star Tribune highlights what elected officials and other industry leaders are saying about how to pay long-term ...

 
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Geriatric Care Managers: A Guide for the Senior Care Maze

For those faced with difficult caregiving decisions, working with a GCM (geriatric care manager) can be extremely beneficial in making sense of the jumble that the senior care world can be.

Often trained and experienced in fields like nursing, psychology, ...

 
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