Navigation Links
Long Term Care Insurance Gains Momentum Thanks to State Promotions, a Leading Brokerage Reports
Date:9/26/2007

KIRKLAND, Wash., Sept. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Long term care insurance, once a bit player in the health insurance field, is now entering center stage thanks to influential backers: states like California, Connecticut, Indiana and New York. These four are the original long term care "partnership" states, now joined by many others. "States with partnership programs are spending millions promoting LTC insurance through the media and direct mail," says Cameron Truesdell, CEO of LTC Financial Partners (LTCFP), America's most experienced long term care insurance brokerage. "More important, they're providing financial incentives to help people participate."

*(PHOTO 72dpi: Send2Press.com/mediaboom/07-0807-LTCTruesdell_72dpi.jpg)

*(Photo Caption: LTC Financial CEO Cameron Truesdell.)

The financial incentives vary by state, including tax deductions for premiums and a conditional loosening of the Medicaid purse strings. "Buy a state-approved long term care policy, and Medicaid in your state could offer backup protection (with certain qualifications)," says Truesdell.

"We see more and more states implementing these promotional and support programs," Truesdell continues, "and the public is responding." Participating states now include Virginia, Iowa, Minnesota, Rhode Island, and Florida, "and we expect most states to climb on the bandwagon," he predicts. To handle the increased public demand, his organization has expanded from fewer than 100 agents in 2005 to nearly 400 today.

Why are states promoting the private insurance? Any why are they offering financial carrots for participation? "It's simple," Truesdell explains. "There are 77 million baby boomers nearing retirement with predictable periods of incapacity. The states just can't foot the bill for all that nursing home or in-home care. They'd go broke. So they're encouraging people to protect themselves through the private sector."

How does one sign up for a partnership-approved long te
'/>"/>

SOURCE LTC Financial Partners LLC
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Vermont Governor steps in with a new health insurance plan.
2. Changing Trends Regarding Insurance Cover For Weight Reduction Surgery
3. Increase In Health Insurance Premium Likely In Australia
4. Health Insurance Scheme Generates Conflicting Opinions
5. Cancer Cover Insurance “The Big V” Is Launched In U.
6. Health insurance in the future would depend on genetic test results
7. Quebecers To Choose Private Health-Care Insurance
8. Hospitals Health Insurance Scam Uncovered
9. Arkansas Governor Explains New Health Plan Insurance On Radio Show
10. Hartford To Offer Life Insurance To Cancer Survivors
11. BPL Families To Receive Health Insurance: Andhra CM
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/22/2015)... 23, 2015 AngelWeddingDress, the premier women’s ... maternity wedding dresses. View website of AngelWeddingDress.com ... for maternity wedding dresses online for a bridal party. ... high quality for them. Its maternity wedding dresses are ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... released a new blog post explaining the main features of ... Auto insurance quotes help many drivers find the best coverage ... an agent or visit an agency for price information. These ... http://autocarinsurancebest.com/ . , Every business who relies heavily on transportation ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 Yesterday, ... Bonilla (D-Concord) and Kristin Olsen (R-Modesto) were honored ... leadership in advancing biotechnology, biomedical science, medical device ... Olsen each received the “2014 Life Sciences Champion” ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... Mass. (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 EBSCO ... (AMA) are expanding their relationship in an effort to ... around the world. While EBSCO has long made AMA journals ... a sales agent for The JAMA Network. , ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 2015 Step into a macabre world ... Museum of Virginia. Wicked Plants, the Museum’s latest featured ... 75 poisonous, carnivorous and diabolical plants inside of a ... uncover the biochemical, physical and neurological processes between botanicals ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:AngelWeddingDress Has Recently Released Its Collection Of 2015 Maternity Wedding Dresses 2Health News:Commercial Auto Insurance Provides Several Important Features! 2Health News:California Biomedical Community Honors Senator Holly Mitchell, Assemblymembers Susan Bonilla & Kristin Olsen 2Health News:California Biomedical Community Honors Senator Holly Mitchell, Assemblymembers Susan Bonilla & Kristin Olsen 3Health News:EBSCO Expands Partnership with the American Medical Association 2Health News:EBSCO Expands Partnership with the American Medical Association 3Health News:EBSCO Expands Partnership with the American Medical Association 4Health News:Wicked Plants are taking over the Science Museum of Virginia 2
... Simple steps like avoiding caffeine can help, they say , ... causing some women to skip the potentially lifesaving annual exam. ... tips on how to ease any possible discomfort during the ... during the week before a mammogram. Caffeine can make breasts ...
... Sept. 20 Cardiva Medical, Inc.,a privately held ... and CEO, will present at the UBS 2007 ... New York City. Notably, the,company will be positioned ... Catalyst II System, which recently received a 510(K) ...
... Sept. 20 SyntheMed, Inc. (OTC,Bulletin Board: SYMD), ... of anti-adhesion and drug delivery products,announced today that ... Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recommended approval of ... and younger) who are,likely to need secondary open ...
... such as whole-grain barley or rye, the regulation of ... dinner. It was previously not known that certain whole-grain ... to a combination of low GI (glycemic index) and ... grain products. The findings are presented in a dissertation ...
... Sept. 19, 2007 -- New research, including two studies ... the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD), ... HCI) and its benefits regarding improved blood glucose ... diabetes. The unique outcomes, including some clinical practice results, ...
... possible advance over invasive tests , , FRIDAY, Sept. 21 ... mother-to-be,s blood could become the lens through which doctors ... new study suggests. , "It,s amazing that all these ... their blood," said Dr. Jill L. Maron, the study,s ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Experts Offer Tips on Easing Mammogram Discomfort 2Health News:Cardiva Medical, Inc. to Present at the UBS 2007 Global Life Science Conference With the Announcement of FDA 510(K) Clearance of its Newest Device: The Boomerang Catalyst II System(TM) 2Health News:Cardiva Medical, Inc. to Present at the UBS 2007 Global Life Science Conference With the Announcement of FDA 510(K) Clearance of its Newest Device: The Boomerang Catalyst II System(TM) 3Health News:Cardiva Medical, Inc. to Present at the UBS 2007 Global Life Science Conference With the Announcement of FDA 510(K) Clearance of its Newest Device: The Boomerang Catalyst II System(TM) 4Health News:Cardiva Medical, Inc. to Present at the UBS 2007 Global Life Science Conference With the Announcement of FDA 510(K) Clearance of its Newest Device: The Boomerang Catalyst II System(TM) 5Health News:FDA Panel Recommends Approval of SyntheMed's REPEL-CV(R) Adhesion Barrier for Pediatric Patients 2Health News:Right breakfast bread keeps blood sugar in check all day 2Health News:New research shows ACTOS is associated with a 38 percent lower risk of heart attack 2Health News:Mother's Blood Could Offer Insights Into Fetal Health 2Health News:Mother's Blood Could Offer Insights Into Fetal Health 3
(Date:1/22/2015)... a privately held medical device company, announced today that ... ITOCHU Corporation (Tokyo Stock Exchange TYO: 8001) to sell ... cancer in Japan . ViewRay,s technology, ... only MRI-guided radiation therapy system that images and treats ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... Jan. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Pivotal Therapeutics Inc. (OTCQX:PVTTF; CSE:PVO), ("Pivotal" ... on Omega-3 therapies for cardiovascular disease and overall health is ... accomplishments in 2014 and its outlook for 2015 from the ... Shareholders, We would like to take this opportunity ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... , Jan. 22, 2015 Increasing sophistication among enterprise ... of localization purchasing in 2015, says Moravia ... a recent study by market research firm Common Sense ... solution for their translation and localization needs. "From a ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:ITOCHU Named the Exclusive Distributor for ViewRay's MRI-Guided Radiation Therapy System in Japan 2Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 2Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 3Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 4Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 5Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 6Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 7Moravia Sees Single-Sourcing as Key Localization Trend in 2015 2
... the launch of the endogo® HD, a mobile medical ... , The endogo® HD is a breakthrough device ... novel, web application; allowing physician-to-patient sharing, synchronization of patient ... secured connection to a referring doctor, anytime, anywhere. , ...
... Pharmaceutical Corp. ("Raptor" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: RPTPD ... Ph.D., to the Company,s board of directors. Dr. Keltner ... a privately-held biotechnology company developing a late-stage, light-activated therapy ... also CEO of EPISTAT, an international healthcare technology transfer, ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Envisionier Announces the Launch of the endogo(R) HD, a Mobile Medical Imaging Platform for Capturing, Storing, and Sharing Endoscopic Multimedia 2Raptor Pharmaceutical Expands Board of Directors 2Raptor Pharmaceutical Expands Board of Directors 3Raptor Pharmaceutical Expands Board of Directors 4Raptor Pharmaceutical Expands Board of Directors 5
ThermalSeal RT (2mil) is Optically Clear for Real Time PCR and easy to apply. Works for all plates....
DMSO-resistant microplate sealing film...
Sealing tape, white Rayon, breathable, NS...
Sealing tape, slightly stiffer than Polyolefin tape. Certified RNase and DNase free....
Medicine Products: