What Is Managed Long Term Care?

MLTSS Managed Long Term Services and Supports  Managed Long Term Services and Supports (MLTSS) refers to the delivery of long term services and supports through capitated Medicaid managed care programs.1 As of July 1, 2018, almost half of states (24 states) covered LTSS through one or more of the following types of capitated managed care […]

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Over 13 Million Adults Require Assistance With Everyday Tasks

In 2014, over 13 million adults required assistance fulfilling everyday tasks ranging from food preparation to personal hygiene to prescription management; these services may have been provided in a home or community setting or in an institutional setting such as a nursing home. While many of these individuals are suffering the effects of advancing age, […]

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What is Long Term Care?

Long Term Care LTC is now commonly referred to as Long Term Services and Supports LTSS.    LTSS (Long Term Services and Supports) ““Long-term services and supports” encompasses the broad range of paid and unpaid medical and personal care assistance that people of any age may need – for several weeks, months, or years – when […]

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