H.B. 93: Providing Incentive to Individuals to Insure Against the Costs of Providing for their Long-term Care Needs
H.B. 93, P.N. 87 (SATHER) – This bill would enact the Long-Term Care Partnership Program Act to be administered by the Insurance Department, Department of Aging, and Department of Public Welfare.
This bill would provide incentives for individuals to insure against the costs of providing for their long-term care needs, provide a mechanism for individuals to qualify for coverage of the cost of their long-term care needs under Medical Assistance without first being required to substantially exhaust their resources, provide counseling services to individuals planning for their long-term care needs, and alleviate the financial burden on the State’s Medical Assistance Program by encouraging the pursuit of private initiatives