Nursing Home Services in Portland, ME – Cost & Options
If you’re looking for a nursing home in Portland, odds are you or a loved one can no longer live on your own and seek 24-hour around the clock medical care.
Times like these can be difficult for many Portland families. It’s hard to admit when someone needs help. But figuring out how to pay for a nursing home can be even more painful.
Unfortunately, residents of Portland should expect to pay a premium price for a nursing home in Maine.
According to a 2021 survey by Genworth**, the median annual price for a nursing home in Maine is approximately $125,925. But in Portland, the cost for nursing home services equates to $135,780 per year, or $372 every day.
That’s 7% above the state average.
Likely, you’re going to want some help deciding which nursing home services in Portland are worth the price. You may want to check out the Maine Department of Health and Human Services website, which licenses nursing homes across the state. You can also check out nursing home placement services such as Caregiverlist.com.
But what about the cost?
Many people think Medicare will cover their nursing home costs, but it turns out that if you have long term care needs and need a nursing home, Medicare will not cover your costs.
Luckily, most long term care insurers in Portland work with nursing home providers to make sure you or your loved one don’t have to bear the burden of quality nursing home costs alone. And this is where the insurance brokers at Policy Solver are here to help.
We partner with the best carriers and agents in Portland, to ensure you get the right coverage, at the right price.
Schedule a free consultation today to begin browsing your options. Our brokers are waiting to answer all of your questions and help you find the best coverage in Portland at the lowest price, guaranteed.
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