“89 percent of families with loved ones in long-term care facilities consider home care: survey,” by Joe Jancsurak, McKnight’s Senior Living
“Eighty-nine percent of families with loved ones living in nursing homes or assisted living communities who participated in a new survey said they have considered switching to in-home care due to the coronavirus pandemic. That’s just one finding from the Care.com COVID-19 Senior Care Survey of 1,000 U.S. adults with older loved ones receiving professional care.”
Hello, LTCI producers. Are you paying attention? The pandemic is doing what decades of Medicaid rebalancing couldn’t—waking up the public to the importance of planning for LTC and staying out of nursing homes.