No one wants to think about a future where they cannot make important decisions for themselves. Whether they are unavailable due to illness, injury, or death, a person who does not have control over their own prospects may have concerns over how their wishes for the future will be respected.
There is one constant across almost all nursing homes: they are expensive. Whether you are looking into nursing home care for yourself or are concerned for a loved one, the cost of quality care can leave a lot of uncertainty toward a person’s future. Don’t hamstring your search for care too early, though. There are options for those in need.
Healthcare is expensive, and securing health insurance to pay for medical visits, prescriptions, and emergencies is not possible for all Massachusetts residents.