What is Long Term Care?

Find Texas Long-Term Care Insurance Long-term care is ongoing assistance with some of the most basic activities of daily living such as eating, bathing, dressing, or getting in and out of bed or a chair. The need most often stems from disability, chronic illness, or… Read More

Benefits of Long Term Care Insurance

What is Long-Term Care Insurance? Unlike traditional health insurance, long-term care insurance. … Long-term care insurance policies reimburse policyholders a daily amount (up to a pre-selected limit) for services to assist them with activities of daily living such as bathing. One of the six Activities of… Read More

What Causes Parkinson’s Disease?

Many have asked, “what causes Parkinson’s Disease?” Parkinson’s disease is primarily caused by low and falling dopamine levels. A person with Parkinson’s has abnormally low dopamine levels. Dopamine-generating cells, known as dopaminergic neurons (types of nerve cells) in the substantia nigra part of the brain have died.… Read More

Texas Nursing Home Complaints

The following are important questions to ask the nursing home, administrative staff, when looking for the best care for your loved one and some of the biggest complaints against Texas nursing homes. How many complaints have been filed against this facility in the past year?… Read More

Texas Nursing Home Care

Long-term care is expensive. In Texas, plan on spending about $145 per day. That’s the average cost in the state for a Semi-Private room, according to a survey published by the MetLife Mature Market Institute*. The projected yearly cost of $52,925 is based on an estimate… Read More

Texas Nursing Home Inspection Reports

ALWAYS ASK… “Please show me the most recent nursing home inspection report.” Find a Texas Skilled Nursing Facility Each year, the State inspects every Texas nursing home and prepares nursing home inspection reports (survey report) regarding nursing home violations. This report cites deficiencies found by… Read More