Nursing home costs rising even faster than health care
Tuesday, 25 June 2019
For many older Americans, affording long-term care can be financially ruinous, researchers say
In the US, the very same blood test can cost $19 at one clinic and $522 at another clinic just blocks away -- and nobody knows the difference until they get a bill weeks later. Journalist Jeanne Pinder says it doesn't have to be this way. She's built a platform that crowdsources the true costs of... What if all US health care costs were transparent? | Jeanne Pinder 07:04
You Might Like
Recent related videos from verified sources
Investigation into nursing home care issues
How well are your loved ones being taken care of in their facility? ABC15 Investigator Dave Biscobing looks into the second death at a care facility in the Valley.
Credit: Rumble Duration: 00:38 Published 1 week ago
The Soaring Cost of Long-Term Care Costs - What You Need to Know
Long-Term Care Costs Can Vary Dramatically. How's this for sticker shock. A private nursing home room will cost you $100,375 per year according to the Genworth Cost of Care Survey 2018. But that's just..
Credit: The Street Duration: 01:59 Published 2 weeks ago
Recent related news from verified sources
New operators offer $100K for Warsaw nursing home A group of Downstate New York buyers is trying once again to acquire a Wyoming County nursing home. The group last year filed plans to acquire East Side Nursing... bizjournals 6 days ago
On health care, Democrats say focus should be on costs — CBS News poll Nine in 10 Democrats in early-voting states say health care is their top issue, and out-of-pocket costs are the top concern CBS News 14 hours ago
"Unsafe" care home closes its doors An understaffed care home where the health watchdog said residents were not safe has closed. Express and Star 4 days ago Humana Advances Operations of Healthcare Services Businesses, Appointing Susan Diamond to Lead the Home Solutions Business Reporting to President and CEO Bruce Broussard LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), one of the nation’s leading health and well-being companies, announced the promotion of Susan... Business Wire 4 days ago