TITLE

Long-Term Care Costs

PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
GAO Reports;8/10/2011, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the long-term care costs in the U.S. It says that long-term care costs vary on the service types including nursing home, assisted-living services, or home health services. It states that the services provided to individuals are paid by private insurance and mostly by government programs such as Medicaid and Medicare. A pie graph is also presented which illustrates the percentage of the nation's spending on long-term care services in 2009.
ACCESSION #
64735872

 

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