In this Blog post by Chris Orestis for A Place for Mom, Chris discusses that the most desirable forms of long term care are most often “private pay”. Medicare and Medicaid is restrictive in what it will cover and the requirements to qualify are extensive and very specific. Some people mistakenly look to Medicaid as a first resort to cover their costs of care, when in fact it is designed to be a last resort. But, what should people know about private pay funding options and what should long term care service providers be doing to help families access these options? To learn more, read the newest Blog post by Chris Orestis for A Place for Mom’s Senior Living Insider.