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June 2018

Long-Term Care: What Seniors Need to Know to Plan Accordingly

Long-term Care

When you hear the word “long-term care,” do you know what it is referring to? According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, long-term care refers to services provided to meet your daily needs, and “[m]ost long-term care is not medical care, but rather assistance with the basic personal tasks of everyday life, sometimes called Activities of Daily Living (ADLs).” If you aren’t sure if you’ll need long-term care, consider that studies show that 69 percent of people ages 65 and up will need long-term care at some point in their life...