Planning For Long-Term Care At Home

Planning For Long-Term Care At Home

Most of us do not think about it, but the reality is that we will likely need some form of long-term care as we age. Although most people think they need to go into a skilled nursing home facility, there are options for the home. Medicaid can help pay for this, but have you heard that there are some new rules? The...
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Changes to New York State Medicaid Laws Have Arrived

Changes to New York State Medicaid Laws Have Arrived

Did you know that, on October 1, 2020, significant changes to New York’s Medicaid law are anticipated to go into effect? These changes are likely to make it more difficult for many New Yorkers to obtain Medicaid benefits for long-term care costs, including valuable home care costs. Let us discuss a few of the central...
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7 Questions to Ask When Comparing Skilled Nursing Facilities

7 Questions to Ask When Comparing Skilled Nursing Facilities

The decision to place your aging loved one in a long-term care facility is never easy. No matter how necessary this move may be for his or her safety and well being, it can be emotionally hard for all those involved. Change is difficult for all of us, but change related to the aging process, can be especially so. The...
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