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Long-Term Services and Supports

In the absence of other affordable options for financing LTSS, Medicaid will continue to play a significant role in the delivering and financing of LTSS. The growing ethnic and racial diversity and increasing need for LTSS among the older population has enormous implications for meeting diverse LTSS preferences, addressing the role of paid and unpaid caregivers, providing services with cultural sensitivity, and training the paid LTSS workforce in cultural competence. Read the Fact Sheet (PDF)