U.S. Census Bureau
A top nursing home group is hoping that a jump in state tax collections can help convince lawmakers to restore states' Medicaid budgets.
The number of Americans over the age of 90 has tripled in thirty years, reaching 1.9 million in 2010, according to a new report. That means long-term care facilities are increasingly seeing older, sicker residents.
Don't be surprised if a member of the U.S. Census Bureau pays a visit to your nursing home over the next few weeks.