There are often nursing home issues in the news, so how can you be sure your loved one is going to be treated with care and compassion?A new study finds that high quality nursing homes get sued... more
Generally, a health care power of attorney permits another person (an agent) to make health care decisions on behalf of the individual granting the instrument (the principal) when the... more
I wanted to share my empathy with those of you who are taking care of a loved one. More than likely, it is your mom or dad. And, absolutely, it is a role reversal.
This is a huge topic on which I... more
Guardianship: Caring for An Aging Loved One
Many of us are faced with the difficult realizations and decisions that come with seeing our parents and loved ones age and lose the ability to care for... more
Although Medicare does not cover many nursing home stays, Medicare will provide up to 100 days of coverage for nursing home careifthe Medicare beneficiary was admitted to the nursing home after an... more