Long term care

A Medicare pilot program raises questions about care…

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In this September 2017 Washington Post article (link below), the writer shares the story about a Medicare pilot program after his 90 year old mother fell, and the resulting hospital and rehabilitation facility experience. The writer legitimately questions whether the hospital and rehabilitation facility fast tracked his mother who, suffering from dementia, wasn’t progressing quickly […]

Family Caregivers Kit: 9 Free Publications

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Manage a loved one’s finances and health care with knowledge and confidence. The Family Caregivers Kit is a collection of publications that help you understand your duties as an agent under a power of attorney, keep track of medications, protect your loved ones from scams, and more.   PUBLICATIONS FEATURED IN THE FREE FAMILY CAREGIVERS KIT […]

Top 10 Considerations when Buying Long Term Care Insurance (LTCi)

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Your personalized Plan Design will reflect four important selections: Amount. The maximum daily or monthly benefit.  (Choose monthly. ) Period.  The number of days or months the benefit will apply.  (Maximum ten years.) Inflation Protection. Elimination Period.  The amount of time you will wait after eligibility and before benefits are paid. Listed below are the ten […]