Where nursing home private rooms will cost clients the most
At least 70% of Americans over 65 will need some means of long-term care in their lifetime. And with the cost of care rising almost every year, clients may need even more guidance when it comes to planning.
The monthly cost of a private room in a nursing home rose 1.24% nationally from 2015, according to research firm Genworth. When it comes to LTC planning, clients may want to consider planning a move if they can find out-of-state care options that can help them save down the road.
Click through to see the top 10 most expensive states for a private room in a nursing home, ranked by median yearly cost. Costs are also broken down by region where applicable. -- Maddy Perkins