Title: Sen. Corker: Long-Term Care is "Heading for a National Crisis"
Date: 18 April 2012
Author: Howard Gleckman
Summary: The Senate Aging Committee held a hearing on long term services and supports on Wednesday, April 18, 2012. Those asked to testify included John O'Brien, Loren Colman, Doug Holtz-Eakin, Judy Feder, and Dr. Bruce Chernof. The hearing made it clear that government officials are worried about the viability of private long term care, as well as Medicaid and Medicare spending.