Long Term Care Options

Ken Parson, owner of Triangle Health Solutions, spoke to the club about long term care financing issues and options. Ken is a member of the Chapel Hill Rotary Club. 50% of Americans above age 40 believe almost everyone will need long-term care but just 25% believe they will need it themselves. Costs In NC? 2016 Nursing Home: Semi-private $79,927; Projected 2041 Nursing Home: Semi-private $167,349; 2016 Home Health: $26,351; Projected 2041 Home Health: $55,173. What are the Long Term Care options? Medicare, Medicaid, Long Term Care Ins., Home Health Care Ins., Life Ins. w/ LTC, Annuity w/ LTC and Self
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NC Mental Health Care Issues

Wake County District Attorney Lorrin Freeman talked to the club about mental health in North Carolina. She serves on the Governor’s Task Force on mental health and substance abuse and the executive committee of the NC Conference of District Attorneys. Untreated or under treated mental health disorders affect the justice system significantly because sufferers are often incarcerated as a result. There are programs being rolled out to help those with mental health problems get treatment without going to jail. Watch the video of her presentation below or on YouTube: < Other Club News: Steve Wood gave Cubs fan Richard Adelman
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Dr. Robert Keefer Talks About Hearing Loss

Dr. Robert Keefer is the owner of Now Hear This Audiology Clinic. Dr. Keefer talked to the club members about hearing loss. < Other Club News: Linda provided more updates on the outcome of the golf tournament. More information at http://northraleighrotary.org/2016-jack-andrews-memorial-golf-tournament-a-success/ President Scott Tarkenton was still out with a fractured ankle. He plans to be back next week. District TRF chair Barry Phillips presented Erik Grunwald with his Paul Harris +5 pin. Dr. Smallwood had his wife Kay as a guest. Tiffany Snider was inducted as a member of the club. More information at: http://northraleighrotary.org/tiffany-snider-joins-the-rotary-club-of-north-raleigh/. About Robert: More club photos…
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