Beverly C. Eckard’s Guides

Beverly C. Eckard

Elder Law Attorney.

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  1. How to Protect Real Property from Medicaid Estate Recovery in North Carolina

    Written by attorney Beverly Eckard, almost 5 years ago. STAFF PICK

    Understand How Estate Recovery Works Benefits paid by Medicaid for skilled nursing care or for personal care services at the assisted living level are estate recoverable by the Medicaid program in No

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  2. How to Interview an Elder Law Attorney to Serve Your Family

    Written by attorney Beverly Eckard, almost 5 years ago.

    Who does the attorney represent? Make sure the attorney clarifies who their client is in the initial meeting. Most often this is the elder or family member whom you have brought to the office (or wh

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  3. How to Access Veteran's Aid & Attendance Benefits

    Written by attorney Beverly Eckard, almost 5 years ago.

    Service A veteran must have served at least 90 days of consecutive active duty. One day must have been during a defined war-time period, such as: World War II (December 7, 1941 to December 31, 1946)

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  4. How to Pay for Skilled Nursing Care in North Carolina

    Written by attorney Beverly Eckard, almost 5 years ago.

    Access Medicare Most people expect Medicare, the health insurer of those age 65 and older, to pay for skilled nursing care. The truth is Medicare only pays when certain elements are met, and then Me

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