The Nursing Home Support Scheme Resources
A Sage Discussion Paper
by Dr Michael Browne
There is an urgent need for more debate around nursing home fees and charges as these apply to people who avail of the Nursing Home Support Scheme (NHSS), the so called ‘Fair Deal’. This issue needs to be looked at afresh in the context of both current provisions for long-term care and support generally and the way the NHSS charging system operates.