Long-Term Care Insurance

Unlike traditional health insurance, long-term care insurance is designed to cover long-term services and supports, including personal care such as activities of daily living in a variety of settings such as your home, a community organization, or other facility. Understand the benefit triggers and the elimination period: http://longtermcare.gov/costs-how-to-pay/what-is-long-term-care-insurance/when-your-coverage-begins/RelevanceThese policies are expensive and rarely cover all expenses. Many long-term care insurance policies have limits on how long or how much they will pay.http://longtermcare.gov/costs-how-to-pay/costs-of-care/Also see the C2it Care Directory under Resources.

Hospital Discharges are like Expeditions to Antarctica: Be Prepared

Millions of older people enter the hospital each year for elective treatment of serious medical issues such as cancer, heart disease, and quality of life surgeries like joint replacement. Like an Antarctic expedition, a successful hospitalization is almost entirely determined...

/ October 6, 2018

10 Misunderstandings about Health Care

In the on-going and ever fervent debate about health care in America, we want to share what we perceive to be some important misunderstandings Americans have about it. While the Affordable Care Act will allow more people to have access...

/ September 28, 2012