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The economics of long-term care in Ohio

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dc.contributor.author Mehdizadeh, Shahla en_US
dc.contributor.author Atchley, Robert en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2008-07-22T19:25:21Z en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2013-07-10T15:15:48Z
dc.date.available 2008-07-22T19:25:21Z en_US
dc.date.available 2013-07-10T15:15:48Z
dc.date.issued 1992-11-01 en_US
dc.date.submitted 2007-08-22 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2374.MIA/123 en_US
dc.description.abstract In 1990, the State of Ohio spent more than $1 billion to finance long-term care services to older Ohioans, and as a result, the Medicaid budget is seen as perhaps the greatest challenge facing state policy makers. But Ohio's public expenditures tell only part of the story and must be seen in a context that includes expenditures by other government programs, private insurers, older people and their families, and charitable organizations. The full picture also includes the economic value of uncompensated care provided by the family and friends of disabled elders and the loss of income that results when caregivers must reduce employment. This report estimates the number of older Ohioans receiving long-term care, the economic value of that care, and sources of economic support for that care. en_US
dc.subject Ohio's public expenditures en_US
dc.subject uncompensated family care en_US
dc.subject sources of economic support en_US
dc.title The economics of long-term care in Ohio en_US
dc.type Text en_US
dc.type.genre Report en_US


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