The state of things to come for long-term care

Lowe, Stephen
May 2013
Money Marketing;5/23/2013, p47
The author looks at proposed long-term care system reforms in Great Britain. He states that Chancellor George Osborne announced that the new long-term care system will take effect in England in 2016. He cites that the proposed reforms include the introduction of a cap on care costs and an increase in the means-tested threshold. He stresses that the proposals will make the very least well off fully funded while the rest cannot expect support from the state.


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