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Long-term Care: The Friends and Family Plan

  • Aired: 01/04/2013
  • 05:19
  • Expires: 01/04/2018
  • Rating: NR
Long-term care is expensive. Many of our seniors end up in nursing homes - which is often a big bill for states to foot. But the small state of Rhode Island may have found an innovative way to save money while providing better care with better results. They're paying loved ones - like family members - to stay at home and take care of the elderly.
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A Rhode Island program that is paying family and friends to care for their loved ones.
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