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According to the Kaiser Family Foundation, nearly half of seniors over 65 have incomes within 20 percent of the poverty line
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1. Only John Hancock actually signed the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776.
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On January 13, 2018, new federal home health care Conditions of Participation (“CoP’s) went into effect.
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Stranger originated life insurance (“STOLI”) is a type of insurance arrangement in which a person you don’t know very well (the “stranger”) takes out a policy on your life. It's a new type of…
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The Nevada Aging and Disability Services Division's Community Service Options Program for the Elderly (“COPE”) provides non-medical services to older persons to help them maintain independence in their own homes...
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In an effort to promote the use of Durable Powers of Attorney for Health Care Decisions, Drizin Law will prepare these documents free of charge for anyone scheduling an appointment on or before April 16, 2018. Please contact us at (702) 798-4955.
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Many seniors and caregivers confuse “home health care” with “home care”.
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Divorce can be a long and stressful process, but if you seek out competent legal counsel, it doesn’t have to break the bank.
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The Colorado Legislature’s Joint Technology Committee met in June 2017 to hear about the technological developments that may help
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Drizin Law is pleased to announce that Expertise.com has recognized us as one of the Top Litigation firms in Las Vegas. 151 law firms were evaluated and the selection criteria included the law firms…
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It's Valentine's day, and in years past I might have bought flowers or candy. These days I'm likely to enjoy a nice dinner with my wife, but it got me thinking........how do we really show love? As I've…
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The Durable Power of Attorney for Financial Matters (“DPOA”) is an immensely important part of every estate plan.
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Reuters recently reported that a new study published in the New England Journal of Medicine concludes that for obese people over age 64, the combination of aerobic exercise and weight training is better…
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More tips for family caregivers: Most people think that drinking a diet soda is a healthy alternative to regular soda. However, CNN reported that gulping down an artificially sweetened beverage not…
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Are you or Have you been scammed? A review of more than 5 million fraud and other complaints filed with the FTC in 2015 and 2016 showed that consumers aged 60 and over primarily…
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One of the toughest decisions a guardian will have to make is whether a senior should continue to remain at home by himself/herself. A recent study published in the Journal of Applied Gerontology indicated…
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Another potential medical nightmare: obtaining medical records The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 ("HIPAA") was enacted by the United States Congress and signed by President…
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A Durable Power of Attorney for Healthcare Decisions (also known as a “Living Will”) authorizes your agent to make decisions about your care when you are unable to do so. One of the most important…