DaleyCare Medicare Glossary
Learn more about Medicare. Start with these definitions.
AGING IN PLACE
Aging in place refers to a decision individuals make to remain in their homes or their communities as they grow older instead of opting for relocation to long-term care facilities such as assisted living and nursing homes. The decision to remain independent and at home will likely involve consideration of in-home care provided by caregivers who can assist with individuals who might have difficulty with activities of daily living.