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1. a person, usually a woman, who tends the sick, injured, or infirm
2. Zoology a worker in a colony of social insects that takes care of the larvae

What does it mean when you dream about a nurse?

Dreaming of a nurse suggests a need to be taken care of and to be healed. It also sometimes indicates a healing is in progress. This dream also implies that strained or unpleasant conditions are being set aright.

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Such policies cover $80 per day for four years in a nursing-home after a 20-day deductible.
If the client is too old or too sick for insurance, the adviser should recommend private payment for home or nursing-home care.
MEDICARE AND PRIVATE insurance generally do not pay for custodial nursing-home care.
Nursing-home eligibility rules are extremely complex.
The client should be advised to review carefully the policy for provisions for daily nursing-home benefits, inflation-adjusted payouts, deductible size, length of coverage and, most important, home healthcare benefits.
As discussed above, the alternatives to LTC insurance include using private savings for nursing-home care or designing personal asset holdings to become "inaccessible" to qualify for government-provided care.
Most particularly, this includes the cost of nursing-home care.
With the cost of nursing-home care averaging about $100 per day, a policy should provide daily benefits of at least this amount.