Ninety percent of the 76 million baby boomers will be retired by the year 2030, and many will eventually need a continuum of care. The authors suggest that financing such care is primarily a middle-class problem, and suggest that making long-term care coverage both mandatory and universal, such as through a government program, may be the best way to spread the risk.
Begley, Thomas D. Jr. and Jeffreys, Jo-Anne Herina
"Assuring Quality Long-Term Care in America,"
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