Published 1992 by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office in Washington .
Written in EnglishRead online
|Series||S. hrg. ;, 102-879|
|LC Classifications||KF26 .L27 1992i|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iii, 69 p. :|
|Number of Pages||69|
|LC Control Number||93134895|
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Yet, as Medicaid eligibility rules are tightened, the implication for consumers is that long-term care insurance (LTCI) may be their best option for financing care. AHCA aims to deliver the resources skilled nursing centers and other long term and post-acute care settings need to provide high quality care.
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The Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare has formulated policies to reduce the number of hospital beds occupied by elderly patients by 70, by the yearwith the patients released from hospitals being cared for mainly at home or in pay nursing homes or housing designed for elderly people by someby: 4.
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