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Everyday Devices that can be Hacked

It is becoming increasingly common for everyday items like refrigerators, thermostats, and doorbells to be internet-connected making our homes and personal information subject to hacking.

By |2020-01-06T08:46:51-06:00January 6th, 2020|Elder Law|Comments Off on Everyday Devices that can be Hacked

New Year’s Resolutions for Seniors

Jan. 1 is right around the corner. That means the opportunity for a fresh start will soon present itself. In 2020, set a goal that focuses on bettering your overall health, both physically and mentally.

By |2019-12-30T10:31:21-06:00December 30th, 2019|Elder Law|Comments Off on New Year’s Resolutions for Seniors

10 Ways to Help Seniors have a Happy Holiday

While the holidays are a time of gatherings with family and friends, they can also be a source of stress, as exercise schedules might be disrupted for shopping excursions and rich holiday meals make it difficult to adhere to a particular diet.

By |2019-12-23T11:58:40-06:00December 23rd, 2019|Elder Law|Comments Off on 10 Ways to Help Seniors have a Happy Holiday

Lack of Oversight for Hospice Providers

When a loved one enters hospice care, the whole point is to provide peace of mind and comfort to the patient and the family. Unfortunately, due to a lack of regulation, oversight, and available information regarding hospice care the result is sometimes disappointing.

By |2019-11-11T10:36:49-06:00December 2nd, 2019|Elder Law|Comments Off on Lack of Oversight for Hospice Providers

Veterans Day

Veterans Day, a U.S. federal holiday, is a time to honor and thank those who are serving or have served in the military and are still with us.

By |2019-10-24T10:04:37-05:00November 11th, 2019|Elder Law|Comments Off on Veterans Day

GAO to Review the VA Nursing Home Rating System

Advances in medical technology are allowing our veterans to survive injury and live longer lives; excellence in facility standards, coordination of care, favorable outcomes, and transparency in the process of facility ratings are achievable with the proper oversight. The GAO review will provide much-needed information to assess the best way forward to support our veterans in CLC facilities.

By |2019-10-17T09:30:56-05:00October 28th, 2019|Elder Law|Comments Off on GAO to Review the VA Nursing Home Rating System