Disruptive Innovators: Structured family caregiving

Via Healthcare Finance:

"A new home care model being adopted in a handful of states is proving that home care saves dollars and helps families care for their loved ones. Called structured family caregiving, the model supports seniors or disabled persons in homes rather than in nursing homes, reducing Medicare and Medicaid spending, and provides a stipend to the caregiver. Currently, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Ohio and Indiana are trying the model – which each state brands differently – and are seeing positive results."

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