Silver Book Fact

The national average annual cost for a private room (single occupant) in a Medicare certified nursing home is $70,912 ($194.28/day). This is a 2.2% increase from 2005 rates.

Genworth Financial. Genworth Finanical 2006 Cost of Care Survey: Nursing homes, assisted living facilities and home care providers; March 2006

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