LTCI puts needed care within reach

01/13/2013 | Inside Tucson Business (Ariz.)

Many consumers may not realize that Medicare does not cover long-term care, and paying for such care themselves will drain assets very quickly, writes Judy Clinco, founder and president of Catalina In-home Services in Arizona. Long-term-care insurance provides an important safety net, as HHS data indicate 40% of seniors will stay in a nursing home at some point in their lives. "True, family members can — and often do — provide this care," she writes. "But the work is often exhausting physically and emotionally and it can require the family caregiver to put his or her own life on hold."

View Full Article in:

Inside Tucson Business (Ariz.)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Director of Behavioral Health Operations
Meridian Health Plan
Detroit, MI
Medical Director
PacificSource
Bend, OR
Clinical Appeals RN
MJHS
Brooklyn, NY
Director of Clinical Operations
Meridian Health Plan
Detroit, MI
Sr. Director, Regulatory Compliance Intelligence and Outreach
Johnson & Johnson
New Brunswick, NJ