"Medicare in 2015: The Huge Healthcare Expense It Won't Pay"
An excellent article from the folks at The Motley Fool about long-term-care, how Medicare only pays for limited, short-term services, and why LTC insurance is a critical purchase for retirement.
"Most traditional insurance, including medical and disability insurance, follow Medicare's rules in limiting coverage to those whom are medically necessary and involved skilled, short-term care. Even supplemental Medicare policies typically only cover the $157.50 copayment for covered services and provide nothing for long-term care." [Emphasis added]
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