Carol Raphael

Q&A: Carol Raphael, Long-Term Care Commissioner

Posted on 03/20/2013 by |Washington Watch | Comments

Bulletin Today | CaregivingAARP Vice Chairman of the Board Carol Raphael, a nationally recognized expert on health care and workforce issues, was appointed last week to the Commission on Long-Term Care, which Congress recently created to develop plans for “a comprehensive, coordinated and high-quality system” of long-term care for older adults and people with disabilities. Here’s her preview of what lies ahead. (Answers have been shortened for brevity.) Q: Commissions are sometimes where issues go to die. Do you have faith this one can …