The Metlife Mature Market Institute has released its annual national survey of charges for adult Day services, home care, nusring hoimes and assisted living. The study found that the national average daily rate for adult day care services is $70.00 per day, unchanged from 2011 after being $67 a day in 2009 and 2010. The median daily rate for adult day services nationally remained at $65 a day. The highest daily fees for adult day services were reported in Vermont at $141 per day, while the lowest daily fees were reported in Montgomery, Alabama at $26 per day.
Home Health aides rates were unchanged at $21, although homemaker rates increased by 5.3% to $20. per hour from $19 per hour in 2011.
National average rates for a private nursing home room increased 3.8% to $248 daily from $239 daily in 2011. Assisted Living basse rate rose by 2.1% to $3,550 per month from $3,477 in 2011.