“A crisis in home health care: What can be done?” – MarketPlace

Subsidized Long-Term Care Supporters See Opportunity With Health Care BillWe hear from listeners about their experiences giving and receiving home health care. – Joe Raedle/Getty Images – SOURCE: MarketPlace

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“Earlier this week, we asked you to tell us about your experiences in the home health care industry.

“The reason? There’s a severe lack of home health aides across the U.S., and the problem is likely to grow worse. According to a recent Washington Post article:

“‘The Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that an additional 1.1 million workers of this kind will be needed by 2024 — a 26 percent increase over 2014.’”

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