By: Franklin Drazen, Esq.
The decision to place a loved one in a nursing home is often accompanied by an incredible amount of anxiety and stress. Whether it’s the result of a sudden disability or a gradual decline in health, no family is ever really prepared for the transition.
However, in starting the search for a nursing home, assisted/independent living facility or home health care agency, families are often faced with these burdensome questions:
Contrary to popular belief, Medicare and Private Health Insurance will NOT cover most of the costs associated with
long-term care, which typically run in excess of $16,000 per month in the Connecticut area.
There’s no greater frustration or heartbreak for a senior to watch their entire life savings (…and the inheritance they worked so hard to leave to their family), get eaten up by long-term care expenses.
Fortunately, there are a number of strategies we use to protect your assets (or those of your loved ones), while preserving your independence and the level of care you need.
In this FREE planning guide by the Drazen Rubin Law, seniors and their loved ones will discover: