A new report reveals that the median cost of a room in an assisted living community is less than half the median cost of a private room in a skilled nursing facility. The report surveyed almost 15,000 long-term care providers across the United States.
Read the full report: The Genworth 2013 Cost of Care Survey.
The Social Security Board of Trustees announced that Social Security’s asset reserves are projected to become depleted in 2034, one year later than pr...
Federal Agency Activity, Medicare
Medicare’s hospital insurance coverage will remain solvent until 2030, according to a new Medicare Trustees report. This remains largely unchanged ...
Federal Agency Activity, Financing Senior Living – Consumer Education, Health Care, Medicare
The White House has launched Aging.gov, an online resource designed for older adults, their families, friends and other caregivers to find government-...
Consumer Intelligence, Facts and Figures, Financing Senior Living – Consumer Education, Reports
Most Americans age 40 and older do not feel prepared for planning or financing long-term care for themselves or a loved one, according to a new poll f...
A landmark national summit on Affordable Assisted Living was held last week in Rosemont, Illinois. The summit, which was spearheaded by assisted livi...