Long Term Care Sub Topics


Assisted care and nursing home facilities can be very expensive. While Medicaid and Medicare can provide some coverage for a nursing home stay, usually a person will need to go through all or a considerable amount of their resources in order to receive the necessary health benefits. Long-term care insurance can help pay for these expenses when chosen carefully. Long-term care insurance is an important estate planning tool that can allow a person to safeguard his or her assets and estate to pass on to children or other heirs. Here, you will find more information about this type of insurance, how it works and what is required to make a claim.