For this assignment, please contact a local assisted living community, nursing home, board and care, memory care facility, etc. and inquire about the following:
- What is the pricing for care at the facility and what is included in that price? Does the facility take Medicare, Medicaid, Private Insurance, or Private Pay? Do they offer any other financial assistance?
Please follow the outline below for your paper:
- Introduction relating to the facility you contacted and your experience in obtaining information.
- Provide information about the pricing of the facility based on care and any particular insurance accepted and/or financial assistance offered.
- What are some of the challenges an older adult or their family may face financially in looking for out-of-home care? What about a single older adult without any family?
The paper should be approximately one page and include high-quality writing. Please include a title page and double-check all spelling and grammar before submitting. Also, please make sure to cite all relevant information and include references as appropriate.