Senior Impact

Is Nursing Home Placement the Correct Decision?

Financial Resources
Monthly Income (including savings)  
Social Security income  
Pension  
Union/VA benefits  
Interests, annuities  
Dividends  
Other assets  
Other Resources  
Medicare insurance  
Private insurance  
Assets  
Total Income and Resources  
Monthly Nursing Home Cost For:
Skilled care  
Personal care  
Therapies  
Pharmacy  
Medical equipment/supplies  
Other  
Total Nursing Home Cost  
Income/Cost Variance  
Services to Enable One to Remain at Home
  Availability/Monthly Cost
Accessibility remodeling  
Adult day care  
Companionship  
Emergency response  
Friendly visitors  
Home chore services  
Home delivered meals  
In-home personal care  
In-home skilled care  
Telephone reassurance  
Transportation  
Respite care  
Total  
Alternative Housing Arrangements
Adult Foster homes (1-2 residents)  
Adult care homes (Family & Group)  
Assisted living (Private or Waiver Program)  
Seniors apartment