Jill Tucker, RN says:

“Aside from the comfort of being in your own home, in familiar surroundings with friends and family, studies show that the cost of home-based care is rising at a lower rate than the costs of nursing homes or assisted living facilities. Matched with proper home health aides, there’s no place like home for the best health results.”
Long-Term Care Costs Favor Home-Based Treatment

USNews.com  April 9, 2013