Information on long term care for individuals.
What is long-term care insurance? Long-term care insurance is different than traditional health insurance. This type of insurance is designed to help pay for personal care services in a variety of settings, including your home, day service centers, hospice care, assisted living facilities, nursing homes, and others. Coverage costs and benefits vary based on your needs. Why do you need long-term care insurance? Currently, the average long-term care claim is nearly three years – costs can quickly run into the hundreds of thousands of dollars. The costs for home health care or [...]