A recent state scorecard released by AARP, The Commonwealth Fund and  the Scan Foundation has ranked Kentucky last in the nation for long-term care services and support for older adults, people with disabilities and family caregivers.

The report rates state performance based on five basic aspects of long-term care: affordability and access; choice of setting and provider; quality of life and quality of care; support for family caregivers; and effective transitions. Kentucky was ranked in the bottom 10 in every category.

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