Aging in Place by Rebalancing Medicaid Spending September 19, 2017 18:30

The state of Washington directs 65 percent of its Medicaid long-term spending to home and community-based services rather than to nursing homes.The national average is 41%.

Washington state has realized $4.4 billion dollars in savings over the last 18 years as a result of focusing on this more personal level of long-term care.