These type of plan is available only in specific states. It allows those who need nursing home-level care to remain in the community. The PACE program is available in many states, and it is administered by Medicare and Medicaid. You must qualify to join PACE:

  • You must be 55 or older

  • You must reside in the service area where the PACE program is offered

  • Your state must certify your need for home-level care.

  • When you join, you must be capable of living safely in the community with the support of PACE provided services.