Long-term care coverage: the need is now.

  title={Long-term care coverage: the need is now.},
  author={Joanne Constable and S M Wong},
  journal={Health progress},
  volume={68 9},
As the world population steadily ages, the future of America's long-term healthcare system is facing a major crisis. By the year 2050, approximately 22 percent of the United States population is expected to be over the age of 65 and more than 19 million Americans will require long-term care. Long-term care financing will be increasingly important, since… CONTINUE READING