How much does it cost to live in assisted living?
In 2019 the cost for assisting living can range from $2000 to $8000 a month. The average cost for assisted living in the Los Angeles is about $4000 a month or about $50,000 a year. You would be suprised to know that over 800,000 seniors are residing in assisted living facilities across america.
Who qualifies for assisted living?
So how does Mom or Dad get into an assisted living facility in the Los Angelea Area? First we must tell you what qualifies as an assisted living facility. An Assisted living facility provides long term care, personal care services, healthcare options in a comfortable housing environment. The facility provides meals, help with personal hygien, managing medication and other activities on a daily basis. So how do you get into this place? The #1 reason is money. If you have enough money you can get in. Does your insurance cover assisted living facilities in Los Angeles? Do you have a house you can sell to get into this place? These questions you should ask Bobbie Trifon at 310-699-3000
Is Assisted Living covered by Medicare?
Most people looking for an assisted living facility try to use Medicare, but the honest trust medicare does not cover the cost. Medicare can pay for skilled nursing facility or perhaps a home health care worker. Sorry you need money to get into an assisted living facility.
How do you pay for assisted living?
The best way to get into an assisted living facility, especially ones in the Los Angeles area is to sell you home or cash in your retirement account or to have your kids pay for you.
What are the different levels of assisted living?
- Independent Living facilities offers seniors the freedom to live their life as they want. Their is a staff that works to accommodate the seniors living their but only a they see fit.
- Assisted Living is more of a lifestyle. Seniors live their live independent but with more healthcare options. Their are more planned activities, managed medicine and more healthcare staff at the facility 24 hours a day.