TITLE

LTC benefits analysis: It's really about home care

AUTHOR(S)
Uretsky, Michael
PUB. DATE
March 1999
SOURCE
Employee Benefit News;Mar1999, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on long-term care insurance plans in the United States. Reason baby boomers preferred long-term care protection; Price range of nursing home care a year; Legislation that would reduce Medicare home care costs.
ACCESSION #
1660508

 

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