Eligibility for Continuing Healthcare Funding
What is Continuing Healthcare Funding?
Continuing Healthcare Funding is the name given to a no means tested, care package arranged and funded by the NHS, provided at home or within a care home, for individuals who are aged 18 or over and are assessed as having a primary health need.
Continuing Healthcare Funding – Common Misconceptions
Information provided about Eligibility for Continuing Health care Funding can sometimes be misleading and incorrect, even when provided by healthcare professionals. Misleading information could cost you or a loved one, thousands of pounds in care costs when you could be one of so many that are eligible for Continuing Healthcare Funding.
Mistakes regarding who pays for care are commonly made right from the start as a result of inaccurate information provided to individuals in regards to Continuing Healthcare Funding. Many people are under the impression that if they have a certain amount of savings or assets, they will have to fund their own healthcare costs.
This is not the case, the NHS have a duty of care to fund continuing healthcare costs, despite what a person may have or own. An assessment of their individual health and needs should be carried out in order to find out if they are entitled to Continuing Healthcare Funding.
As the assessment is by no means tested, anyone could be eligible. You cannot be sure whether or not you will be eligible to receive Continuing Healthcare Funding until the assessment process has been followed. Complete our FREE and simple online assessment to get started today!
Continuing Healthcare Direct
There are additional misconceptions surrounding Continuing Healthcare Funding. If you are arranging continuing healthcare for yourself or for a loved one, you need to be sure all the information you are given regarding fees and funding is accurate. Contact us on 0844 248 3254 for further information, our responsive advisors are happy to answer any questions or worries you may have.
Continuing Healthcare Direct are here to help you disregard common misconceptions and to help you access the Eligibility for Continuing Healthcare Funding that you are entitled to. Contact one of our funding experts today on 0844 248 3254 or complete our online assessment.