Report: Big Investment in HCBS Needed to Support Long-Term Care Needs

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A new report from the Bipartisan Policy Center, Bipartisan Solutions to Improve the Availability of Long-term Care, calls for significant investment in expansion of home and community-based services (HCBS) in order to expand access to long-term care, which will become increasingly necessary in a rapidly aging society. “For decades, policymakers have sought to improve access to […]

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Report: Big Investment in HCBS Needed to Support Long-Term Care Needs

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A new report from the Bipartisan Policy Center, Bipartisan Solutions to Improve the Availability of Long-term Care, calls for significant investment in expansion of home and community-based services (HCBS) in order to expand access to long-term care, which will become increasingly necessary in a rapidly aging society. “For decades, policymakers have sought to improve access to […]

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WISH Act Would Provide Long-Term Care Insurance

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Rep. Tom Suozzi (D-NY-3) has introduced the Well-Being Insurance for Seniors to be at Home (WISH) Act, H.R. 4289, in the House of Representatives to create a catastrophic long-term care insurance program. The WISH Act calls for the creation of a public-private relationship to provide long-term care coverage for older adults. On the public side, the federal government would collect a new payroll […]

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WISH Act Would Provide Long-Term Care Insurance

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Rep. Tom Suozzi (D-NY-3) has introduced the Well-Being Insurance for Seniors to be at Home (WISH) Act, H.R. 4289, in the House of Representatives to create a catastrophic long-term care insurance program. The WISH Act calls for the creation of a public-private relationship to provide long-term care coverage for older adults. On the public side, the […]

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Washington Creates First State-Run Long-Term Care Insurance Program

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The state of Washington on Monday created America’s first state-run, long-term care insurance program, signed into law by Governor Jay Inslee (D). “This benefit will be available for those who need it when the time comes to face the fact that daily living presents some challenges, and you need just a little help,” said Inslee […]

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