In recent weeks I have explained that Medicare is not intended to provide assistance to seniors in need of long term care unless their condition is either terminal or expected to improve. Instead, under certain circumstances, Medicaid will provide long term care benefits to seniors in need.
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In my last column, I explained the options to pay for long term care are very limited. Adding to the problem is a significant amount of incorrect information about what those options are. For example, many seniors erroneously believe Medicare will pay long term care costs. This is not correct.