Older Adults Who Need Long-Term Services and Supports but Report Not Receiving Help

Notes: Population limited to Medicare beneficiaries age 65 and older living in the community who require help with at least one activity of daily living or instrumental activity of daily living, or have probable dementia.

Data Source: Authors’ analysis of the National Health and Aging Trends Study (NHATS), 2015.

Source: The Commonwealth Fund: Use of Paid and Unpaid Personal Help by Medicare Beneficiaries Needing Long-Term Services and Supports