Most of us hope to be able to live out the final years of our lives in our own homes. While the desire to remain in your home is certainly understandable, it is also important to plan for the very real possibility that you will one day need the type of care only available at a nursing home facility. If you do find yourself faced with the need for around the clock care, having a plan in place means you will be prepared for the high cost of that care. and your loved ones will know which facilities you prefer. Researching facilities now also ensures that you receive the best care available if you ever do need the type of care offered at a nursing home. To help get you started, the estate planning attorneys at The Mendel Law Firm, L.P answer some me frequently asked questions about nursing home planning. If you have additional questions or concerns, please feel free to contact our office to schedule a consultation.