She's illegal in the country and the hospital has been paying for her care going on one year now. They want to send her back to her country but I dont have the money to pay for her care. I'm flat broke and trying to survive.
Estate Planning Attorney
I am so sorry to hear about your difficulties.
190 Lee Blvd
Lehigh Acres, Florida
They provide complimentary legal services. I hope they can help your Mom and you.
Section 744.309(6), Florida Statutes (2013) states that “HEALTH CARE PROVIDER.—A provider of health care services to the ward, whether direct or indirect, may not be appointed the guardian of the ward, unless the court specifically finds that there is no conflict of interest with the ward’s best interests.”
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Criminal Defense Attorney
You cannot get the hospital to take legal guardianship of your mother. You need to see a local guardianship attorney if you have questions about guardianship.
R. Jason de Groot, Esq.,