Perspectives: It’s Time to Get Real on Long-Term Care Financing

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  • 3 unique bipartisan groups call for multi-pronged approach to #LTCFinancing
  • #LTCFinancing collective recommendations include refocusing Medicaid

In the last month, three separate groups released recommendations about how to help working Americans better prepare for their future long-term care needs and associated costs. In this Perspectives, Dr. Chernof highlights the similarities across each set of recommendations and advocates for the multi-pronged approach put forth by all groups—one that clarifies personal responsibility, outlines private market solutions, addresses long-term needs, and refocuses Medicaid’s role.

Long-Term Care Financing, Federal Budget and Policy