Why Don't People Plan for Long-Term Care? - Part 4

Reason #4 – Not understanding the options available.

Options…options…options. There are so many options, and so much bad information out there. Furthermore, there are both Federal and State law aspects to the long-term care planning, and the interpretation of the law by administrative agencies seemingly changes more often than the law itself. This makes it difficult for accurate information to be disseminated consistently.

The only solution to this problem is a comprehensive approach that should be taken by a team of professionals. An elder law attorney should be consulted, and a plan should be individualized. Often times the simplest of nuances can derail an otherwise great plan. There are no cookie-cutter approaches when it comes to this kind of planning.

I hope this information is helpful for you. Although not a popular topic amongst many, long-term care is an increasingly important one. Massih Law, LLC is in the business of providing legal options for people in planning for their potential long-term care needs.

If you, a loved one or a client needs help figuring out their options, please think of us. We can help and we are always happy to hear from you. You can reach us at (203) 651-5521.

Categories: Elder Law, Medicaid