Given the increasing longevity of Americans and the costs of providing long-term care, anticipation of the costs should be a major element of every family’s financial planning. Current information suggests however, that very few families or individuals give this consideration.
- What factors might impede this advance planning?
- What measures might be effective in raising awareness among Americans about this important matter from each of your role perspectives?
- What about utilization of Hospice services and Home Care?
- Support your answers with clear rationales from readings/literature.