Are assisted living fees a medical expense?

Answer Assisted living fees are generally considered a medical expense that is tax deductible under federal law. The person living at the assisted facility must be there primarily out of necessity, meanin... Read More »

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Does medical insurance pay for assisted living?

On One Hand: Medical Policies Typically Don'tMost medical-insurance policies don't provide for assisted living care, though some may offer some coverage in particular instances. For instance, the ... Read More »

How many assisted living facilities does Brookdale Senior Living operate?

Brookdale Senior Living operates more than 565 retirement and assisted living homes and has more than 53,600 residents living in its facilities. The company has its headquarters in Brentwood, Tenne... Read More »

How do i eat in assisted living?

In-Room DiningWhen in-room dining is allowed, the resident may eat a meal that he prepared or was prepared for him. This can be a delivered meal or a home cooked meal. To do this, you must inform t... Read More »

How to Pay for Assisted Living?

Assisted Living is necessary for many elderly but the cost can be prohibitive. While it is best to plan for the need years in advance, the reality is that most of us don't or can't pre-plan. Medica... Read More »