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Author: Joseph L. Matthews Published: 10/1/2018 Copyright: 2018 Publisher: NOLO Edition: 12 Pages: 364 Item #: 9157

Finding the right kind of long-term care often requires making difficult decisions during difficult times. This straight-talking guide will help readers understand the full range of options available—from home care and assisted living to nursing homes and hospices. Practical yet sensitive advice is offered on choosing the right type of long-term care, facilities and payment options. Author and attorney Joseph L. Matthews explains how to protect assets and get the most out of government programs such as Medicare, Medicaid and veterans benefits. For those considering long-term care insurance, the author addresses risks and benefits. The book also includes discussions of health care directives and durable powers of attorney for finances as well as detecting and preventing elder fraud. The appendix is a directory of organizations that can help those facing long-term care and related issues.

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Keywords: Health and welfare|Medicaid|Medicare (U.S.)|Medicare Advantage (U.S.)|Medicare Part A (U.S.)|Medicare Part B|Medicare Part D (U.S.)|Medigap|Long-term care insurance|Pesonal Finance|Pension and Retirement|United States


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