McKnight’s Long-Term Care News covered a Marcum Healthcare Symposium panel that dived into the radical changes we could see in the next ten years
McKnight's Long-Term Care News
By Jessica R. Towhey
A push from lawmakers and others to provide infrastructure to allow more people to age at-home — whether that’s a traditional house, independent or assisted living facilities — will be a “huge sea change” that affects all of healthcare, said moderator David Friend, MD, Marcum’s Midwest Healthcare Leader. There are approximately 3.2 million total beds across long-term care settings nationwide, but an estimated 60 million people will potentially need care as they age.