Long-Term Care Costs

August 2011
GAO Reports;8/10/2011, p5
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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.


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