long-term care

Pan-American countries gather to discuss varying cultural, political, and economic experiences and challenges of new and existing strategies for long-term care.
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Minnesota has put a number of foundational strategies in place to meet the needs of older adults while managing the growth in our programs
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Washington is implementing promising practices designed to support individuals (and their caregivers) who want to continue to live in their own homes as they age.
No one should have to go bankrupt when their spouses need Medicaid for home- and community-based services, such as help with eating, bathing or dressing. But unless Congress acts, people could lose this important protection
Senior couple in wheelchair in autumn nature.
The future is unclear for a major federal demonstration program that was created to expand the range of long-term services and supports (LTSS) options available to individuals
As Medicare Advantage plans consider their benefit packages for next year, here are four family caregiver-related recommendations for Medicare Advantage plans
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The LTSS Scorecard is a great reference tool Americans can use to advocate for aging, disability, and long-term services and supports issues
Medicaid benefits many low-income Medicare beneficiaries, children, and people with disabilities, but new policies could cause beneficiaries to lose their coverage if they can't comply with the requirements
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The Act provides home- and community-based services to help keep older adults living at home, where most prefer to live
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The Long-Term Services and Supports State Scorecard can spark policy change, while providing tools and resources so that states and other stakeholders can deliver a higher level of performance
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