Long-Term Care Insurance: Care Management Practice Issues

Quinn, Joan; Pannone, Patricia; Gruman, Cynthia; Roja, Maria
March 2004
Care Management Journals;Spring2004, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p25
Academic Journal
Discusses long-term care insurance (LTCI) context, practice issues and recommendations to promote the practice of quality care coordination management in the private LTCI industry. Conceptualization of private LTCI in the 1960s as a nursing home coverage product; Top reasons for accessing benefits for care at home, in assisted living or in nursing homes, such as Alzheimer's disease and related dementias; LTCI claims; Description of benefits; Care management issues; Need for a best practice model based on a holistic, biopsychosocial model that considers the person's environment.


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