The Difference Between Medicare and Medicaid and Nursing Home Costs – Who Pays? – Patrick J. Kelleher, Esq. – ElderLawCare.com

Our Elder Law Care Team will often hear our clients and the folks at our educational estate planing and elder law workshops confuse the words "Medicaid" and "Medicare." The words look alike and sound alike but the meaning and benefits of these two government programs are much different and it is in your best interest [...]

2019-11-16T08:27:41-05:00November 16th, 2019|

Law Change Alert! Is Your Durable Power of Attorney and Health Care Proxy Powerful Enough? – Patrick J. Kelleher, Esq.

Powerful Durable “power of attorney” (POA) and Health Care Proxy disability planning documents are critical because when you or your spouse become incapacitated they will keep your affairs out of the dreaded Probate Court. They will allow your loved ones "helpers" to make your financial and health care decisions and not some stranger picked from [...]

2019-08-14T13:05:27-05:00August 14th, 2019|

Technology Tips to Reduce Isolation for Seniors! – Patrick J. Kelleher, Esq.

The holidays are upon us and unfortunately many seniors feel even more isolated during this time. Thankfully, technology has provided some interactive gadgets to help lessen feelings of isolation. One of those gadgets, called the GrandPad, is discussed below. The internet is an excellent way for people of all ages to connect with family and [...]

2019-02-28T14:07:07-05:00December 27th, 2018|