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Understanding The Value Of Medicaid Long Term Services And Supports

posted by AHIP

on November 11, 2021

Overview

Medicaid is the nation’s essential safety net, helping to improve the health and financial security of nearly 1 in 4 Americans. A critical part of Medicaid is providing long term services and supports (LTSS) to patients suffering from functional limitations and/or chronic illnesses. LTSS are lifesaving and life-sustaining, restoring patients’ dignity and elevating the quality of their life. From providing help with bathing and dressing to preparing meals and dispensing medication, LTSS are a proven success.