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Helping Veterans with Long Term Care Costs

By: Jane-Marie Schaeffer, Esq.

On Veteran’s Day, we honor those who have served our country.  Our government offers many benefits to veterans to repay them for their service, one of which is assistance with paying for long-term care costs.  537 more words

The Rights of Nursing Home Residents

The decision to move an aging parent or loved one into a nursing home can be difficult. It is often the result of failing health, disease, injury, or hospital discharge where the individual can no longer safely remain at home.  1,055 more words

Nursing Home Residents Win Back Right to Sue

According to ElderLaw Answers:

In recent years, nursing homes have increasingly asked — or forced — patients and their families to sign arbitration agreements prior to admission. 316 more words

Education

Understanding Long Term Care

Senior Financial Resources is the leader in wealth preservation and safe money strategies for retirees and pre-retirees. We are educators who believe in empowering through information and knowledge. 124 more words

Long Term Care Planning

What's The Plan

My family members frequently ask: “What’s the fun plan?” And I can usually come up with some good answers to that question. I hope you had some fun plans that were carried out in 2015 because the year has come to a close. 568 more words

Health

Long-Term Care Insurance – Smart Buy or Not?

In another blog, a man in his late 60s was complaining that long-term care insurance (LTCI) he bought at age 65 was costing him $3,600 per year. 337 more words

Elder Law

Elder Law at OLLI

Jan is teaching a two part course on Elder Law at Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Auburn University (OLLI at Auburn).  See page 11 of the OLLI Spring 2016 catalog for the course description.   94 more words

Education