Long-Term Care Insurance: The Top 5 Reasons People Claim Benefits

Posted on November 30, 2009 and updated June 13, 2013 in Life Insurance Canada News, Long Term Care 1 min read

People claim Long-term Care benefits for a variety of reasons, but Life Plans has released the definitive top five reasons the average claimant (about 61.6-years-old) files a claim.

The top five reasons that long-term care policy holders go on claim are:

1. Alzheimer’s disease or related dementia. (www.alzheimer.ca)

2. Stroke. (www.heartandstroke.on.ca)

3. Injury.

4. Cancer.  (www.cancer.ca)

5. Other.

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