In an interview last week with the Star Tribune Dr. Dan Trajano, Senior Medical Director of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota made the business case for supporting caregivers. In short, caregivers are on long-term care "first responders" and supporting them improves outcomes - and reduces costs.
As caregivers, we already knew this. Encouraging to know that some of our nations insurers and health care systems are beginning to understand our vital role, and have begun to support us.
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