By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Associated Press
Sixty-three percent of people over the age of 65 are likely to need some type of home care, but most Americans are not prepared to pay for it.
By Zoe Rohrich
America's home care shortage is critical, and growing. The industry's shortage seems to be driven by low wages, few benefits and a lack of respect for workers, 90 percent of whom are women. Would giving them more responsibilities and more…
Medicare does not cover the kind of in-home custodial care this reader needs. Does she have any options?…
By Philip Moeller
A worrisome and growing number of Medicare enrollees have said that they have been denied home-based care even though they are qualified to receive it and it is covered by Medicare.
By Jane Gottlieb, Kaiser Health News
Home care workers in at least five states are set to receive hourly increases, but critics say bigger paychecks will not impact senior citizens.
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