Many older adults believe they'll need help with daily tasks as they age, but few have given it much thought or understand what Medicare covers.
AARP supports a bill that would study the benefits of allowing the Department of Veterans Affairs to cover assisted living expenses for veterans.
Gov. Tim Walz signed a bill to give doctors, public transportation workers, long-term care staff, janitors and other frontline workers a $750 bonus in Minnesota.
Michiganders have been presented with a “once-in-a-lifetime opportunity” to overhaul the state’s long-term care system, according to a new AARP Michigan report.
Washington's state-run social insurance program, called WA Cares Fund, helps residents pay for expenses related to long-term care, like home modifications and transportation.
Facilities are beginning to innovate and put in place best practices to drive down the number of COVID-19 cases among residents and staff.
The pandemic has changed the way we think of long-term care, and if we lean into the crisis-earned set of lessons learned, we can do more than just tweak the system. We can transform it.
These actions can enable relationships between family caregivers and long-term facility residents during the spread of COVID-19.
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