Navigation Links
Growth in Long Term Care Costs in Most of Georgia Outpacing Inflation, According to Annual Genworth Financial Study
Date:4/30/2009

g facilities, and home health and adult day health care providers in 331 regions across America, including eight regions in Georgia.

"Many Georgia residents who had planned to tap their hard-earned nest egg to cover future long term care costs are finding this may no longer be a viable option given the economic downturn," said Buck Stinson, president, insurance products at Genworth Financial. "Two-thirds of people over age 65 will need long term care in their lifetimes. The localized information provided by Genworth's 2009 Cost of Care Survey is invaluable to families and their trusted advisors in mapping out a financial security strategy to cover the growing cost of this vital care."

A Snapshot of Georgia Long Term Care Costs

Nursing Homes: The median annual cost for a private nursing home room ranges from $45,589 to $74,400 in Georgia. The annual cost in Atlanta is $62,963, while the cost in Augusta is $64,337 and in Columbus $56,210.

Assisted Living: Assisted living costs are rising faster than nursing home costs in Atlanta, with the median annual cost at $34,050, a 5 percent increase annually since 2005 for a private room. The annual cost in Augusta is $29,489 and in Columbus it is $31,200. Rate increase data is not available for either Augusta or Columbus. Nationally, the annual cost for a private room in an assisted living facility is $33,903 and costs have increased 5 percent annually over the past five years.

Home Care: The median hourly rate for a non-Medicare certified, state licensed home health aide ranges from $13 to $17 in Georgia. Costs have risen 1 percent annually over the past five years in Atlanta, Augusta and Columbus. The cost in both Atlanta and Augusta are $17 an hour and in Columbus the hourly rate is $15. Georgia's costs come in a bit lower than the rest of the country, as the cost nationally for this type of care is $
'/>"/>

SOURCE Genworth Financial
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. High pollution linked to poor lung function growth in children in Mexico City
2. Researchers develop long-lasting growth hormone
3. Expanding Prevalent Population Will Drive Dramatic Growth for the Asthma Drug Market in China
4. Plexus Systems Ranks in Top Third of the 2007 Inc. 5,000 with Three-Year Sales Growth of 226%
5. Neusoft Becomes First Global Growth Company Partner of World Economic Forum
6. AWT Management Announce Aggressive Growth and Acquisition Strategy
7. Cynosure to Present at the Maxim Group Growth Conference
8. Human C-reactive protein regulates myeloma tumor cell growth and survival
9. Sangamo BioSciences to Present at the ThinkEquity Partners Growth Conference
10. Cepheid to Present at ThinkEquity Partners 5th Annual Growth Conference
11. Spectranetics to Present at The A.G Edwards Growth Conference on September 18
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/25/2014)... Houston, TX (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 ... Annual Family Fun Fest on Sunday, July 27 at ... franchises include Memorial, Copperfield, Katy, Pearland, Friendswood, Spring, ... location in The Heights. , “We’re thrilled to ... this year,” said Heather Belcher who owns the Sugarland-Missouri ...
(Date:7/25/2014)... ON (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 Art of ... providing services to those in Toronto who are looking for ... a study done by the American Academy of Facial ... of 2014, interest in facial plastic surgery showed a surprising ... jobs rose 10 percent, while hair transplants increased by 7 ...
(Date:7/25/2014)... 2014 Parker Waichman LLP, a national ... comments on a recent tobacco lawsuit in which a ... billion in punitive damages. Cynthia Robinson brought the lawsuit ... case is Cynthia Robinson v. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company ... Circuit Court, Escambia County, Florida; Case Number 2008 CA ...
(Date:7/25/2014)... 2014 Hastings and Hastings, a ... fees with regard to personal injury claims, announces free ... range of legal services for those that have been ... individual or corporation. Free initial consultation services gives clients’ ... a potential personal injury claim . It also ...
(Date:7/25/2014)... seem to learn even before they,re born, a new ... weeks pregnant, their unborn babies can respond to the ... rhyme, the researchers report. "The mother,s voice is ... fetus," Charlene Krueger, nursing researcher and associate professor in ... a university news release. "This research highlights just how ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:The Little Gym of Houston to Attend Houston Family Magazine’s Family Fun Fest 2014 2Health News:Art of Facial Surgery Responds to Demand for Facial Plastic Surgery Increase Due to the Popularity of Selfies 2Health News:Art of Facial Surgery Responds to Demand for Facial Plastic Surgery Increase Due to the Popularity of Selfies 3Health News:A Florida Jury Awards Widow More Than $23 Billion in Punitive Damages in a Lawsuit Brought Against Tobacco Maker, R.J. Reynolds, Parker Waichman LLP Comments 2Health News:A Florida Jury Awards Widow More Than $23 Billion in Punitive Damages in a Lawsuit Brought Against Tobacco Maker, R.J. Reynolds, Parker Waichman LLP Comments 3Health News:Hastings and Hastings Announces Complimentary Consultation Services 2Health News:Hastings and Hastings Announces Complimentary Consultation Services 3Health News:Rhymes Reveal Evidence of Learning in the Womb 2
... ... Baele, makes a great case for buying your Mother a spa for Mother,s Day this weekend at ... for them 24/7 365 days a year just outside the back door... , ... (PRWEB) May 5, 2010 -- Give her a gift that will last ...
... to the naked eye at least they are ... however, scientists are able to make electrical signals visible. ... from the Max Planck Institute for Medical Research in ... electrical activity in neurons of living mice. In a ...
... for potential deadly complications , WEDNESDAY, May 5 (HealthDay ... caused by kidney failure increase the risk for cardiovascular ... found. , A meta-analysis of 27 trials, which included ... known as erythropoiesis-stimulating agents (ESAs), found that those who ...
... ... North America are urging consumers to “get to know your water.” , ... Denver, CO (Vocus) May 5, 2010 -- During ... across North America are urging consumers to “get to know your water.”, , , , ...
... ... who will be practicing primarily at the Greeneville location., , ... Greeneville, Tennessee (PRWEB) May 5, 2010 -- A prominent East ... located at 3465 East Andrew Johnson Highway., , ,The law firm’s connections to Greene County ...
... ... leading social expressions retailer, is offering a special edition of a complimentary Mothers’ ... stores. PAPYRUS is partnering with Recipes for Life™, a company that creates ... greeting card customers with a deeper way to celebrate life events, free of ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Buy Ma a Spa for Mothers Day This Weekend at Market Hall in Dallas at the Spa, Pool and Sauna Show 2Health News:Blinking neurons give thoughts away 2Health News:Blinking neurons give thoughts away 3Health News:Anemia Drugs Hold Dangers for Kidney Patients 2Health News:Anemia Drugs Hold Dangers for Kidney Patients 3Health News:During Drinking Water Week 2010, Water Suppliers Invite Public to 'Get To Know Your Water' 2Health News:Prominent East Tennessee Law Firm Opens Greene County Office 2Health News:Prominent East Tennessee Law Firm Opens Greene County Office 3Health News:PAPYRUS Offers Complimentary Recipes for Life Cards to Celebrate Mother's Day 2
(Date:7/25/2014)... York , July 25, 2014 ... Transparency Market Research "Global and China Insulin Market (Rapid-Acting, ... Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast (Value ... was valued at USD 19.99 billion in 2012 and ... from 2013 to 2019 to reach USD 32.24 billion ...
(Date:7/25/2014)... Laboratories, Inc. (NASDAQ: IDXX ) today reported ... 11% versus the prior year period to $390 million. ... of 2014 versus the prior year period was 9%, ... . Earnings per diluted share ("EPS") for the quarter ... year period to $1.10."In the second quarter, we continued ...
(Date:7/25/2014)... 2014 Leading events organizer UBM Live ... the seventh year to São Paulo, Brazil ... 2014. The event will co-locate with Food Ingredients South America ... meeting point for the pharmaceutical industry.      (Logo: ... pharmaceutical sales are now exploring the South America ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Global Insulin Market Expected to Reach USD 32.24 Billion Globally in 2019: Transparency Market Research 2Global Insulin Market Expected to Reach USD 32.24 Billion Globally in 2019: Transparency Market Research 3Global Insulin Market Expected to Reach USD 32.24 Billion Globally in 2019: Transparency Market Research 4IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 2IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 3IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 4IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 5IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 6IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 7IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 8IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 9IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 10IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 11IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 12IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 13IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 14IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 15IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 16IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 17IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 18IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 19IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 20IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 21IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 22IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 23IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 24IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 25IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 26IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 27IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 28IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 29IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 30IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 31IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 32IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 33
... Blood fluoride levels were significantly higher in patients with ... in Biological Trace Element Research (April 2009). ... children and young adults.Randhu and colleagues measured serum fluoride ... patients. Group one had osteosarcoma, group two had non-osteosarcoma ...
... 29 Stallergenes S.A.,announces the release of the first ... on a sublingual house dust mite desensitization tablet. , ... the outcome of this study, which is the first,large ... mites allergen in,treating perennial allergic rhinitis. Furthermore, the unexpected ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Another Study Links Fluoride to Bone Cancer 2Stallergenes S.A.: Positive Results From a Phase IIb/III Clinical Trial on the House Dust Mite Desensitization Tablet 2Stallergenes S.A.: Positive Results From a Phase IIb/III Clinical Trial on the House Dust Mite Desensitization Tablet 3Stallergenes S.A.: Positive Results From a Phase IIb/III Clinical Trial on the House Dust Mite Desensitization Tablet 4
The Acute Care myoglobin method is an in vitro diagnostic test for the measurement of myoglobin in heparinized whole blood /plasma. Myoglobin measurements can be used as an aid in diagnosing myocardi...
... Rapid Screen Tests are used by ... help analyze many human health conditions. The ... flow membrane tests, which are offered in ... formats and flow through membrane tests are ...
... The CALBIOTECH INC. (CBI) Prolactin ELISA ... of prolactin in human serum or plasma. ... chain polypeptide hormone with a molecular weight ... is based on a solid phase direct ...
... a polypeptide hormone secreted in significant amounts ... placenta. Prolactin, in synergy with estrogen, plays ... and maintenance of mammary gland growth and ... may have effects on cell growth in ...
Medicine Products: