January 13, 2021 In Our Blog, Uncategorized

Arbitration Clauses Within Nursing Homes

Suppose that you or your loved one has been so badly hurt by a nursing facility’s abuse or negligence that you need to sue. You would want a jury of your peers to decide whether…

January 6, 2021 In Our Blog, Uncategorized

Differentiating Medicare and Medicaid

If you work in healthcare, you may recognize the acronym LASA, which stands for “look-alike-sound-alike” and is usually seen when referencing medications.   When it comes to federal programs, Medicaid and Medicare, in written form, look…

December 16, 2020 In Our Blog, Uncategorized

Keeping Your Estate Plan Current

It is important that you check your estate planning documents every so often, to make sure they’re still good, especially with big life changes like births, marriages, divorces, and moving to another state. Children grow…

December 2, 2020 In Our Blog, Uncategorized

Why It’s Vital to Plan Ahead for Your Inheritances and Medicaid

Why It’s Vital to Plan Ahead for Your Inheritances and Medicaid   Mistakes can be made when it comes to inheritances and Medicaid. Those mistakes can be costly. When a person is drawing Medicaid benefits…

November 18, 2020 In Our Blog, Uncategorized

The Importance of Planning Before a Medical Crisis Hits Your Parents

Many adult children in the US live far away from their parents. Managing aging parents or in-law medical events can be a serious challenge without proper preparation and understanding of what your parents’ strategy may…

November 11, 2020 In Our Blog, Uncategorized

How Can an Elder Law Attorney Help You?

The senior citizen population of the United States is increasing rapidly as the baby boomer generation ages, and the influx of international migration continues. Although the US average life expectancy has seen a slight three-year…

November 4, 2020 In Our Blog, Uncategorized

The Differences Between Wills and Trusts

Wills and trusts have specific and quite different benefits for estate planning purposes. Each state has specific laws and regulations governing these legal documents. You can have both a will and a trust; however, the…

October 28, 2020 In Our Blog, Uncategorized

Incorporating Family Values as Part of an Inheritance

Successfully addressing and legally formalizing inheritance of family values and assets can be challenging, especially if parents wait too long to begin instilling family values. Undoubtedly the best time to teach and empower your children…

October 21, 2020 In Our Blog, Uncategorized

Discovering the Changing Face of Telemedicine

Telemedicine is the digital information distribution of healthcare-related services. Not long-ago telemedicine was an innovative practice, primarily a supplement to hospitals’ information strategy managing patient care and their data more efficiently. During the coronavirus pandemic…

October 14, 2020 In Our Blog, Uncategorized

Understanding the Role of a “Fiduciary”

You may be asked to be the power of attorney for a family member or friend. Your person may be planning for when they might become unable to take care of their affairs. For example,…