Compensation for Being Your Parent’s Caregiver | Folsom Elder Law Attorney

If you are providing care to your parent, you are probably doing it without being asked and without compensation. It probably isn’t on your mind at all. But, I can tell you as a Folsom elder law attorney, it should be. As a society, we value our elders and provide the care they need without […]

Medi-Cal Changes the Rules Making It a Bit Easier to Keep Your Assets

Our Sacramento Elder Law attorneys have written many articles on this site about how you must surrender, or spend-down your assets in order to qualify for Medi-Cal. You can learn more about Medi-Cal planning here.  Well, here in California, things are changing – and this time the changes are in your favor! There have been […]

Pre-Planning with a Fair Oaks Elder Law Attorney for Nursing Home Care

One of the more difficult topics that elder law lawyers in Sacramento and their clients must discuss is the potential need for assisted living or nursing home care. However, talking about it before the need arises and knowing the options is actually one of the things that can make things easier. With the help of […]

QUESTION: Does the VA cover nursing home care?

To be eligible for nursing home care in Sacramento, you must be enrolled in the VA health care system or be eligible for VA health care without the need to enroll. Nursing Home Care is a regular, covered benefit for these two groups: Veterans rated 70 percent service-connected or greater Veterans with a 60-percent service-connected […]

A Fair Oaks Elder and Med-Cal Lawyer ‘s Take on Resolving Nursing Home Disputes

As an elder law attorney in Fair Oaks, my clients are often seeking advice on all kinds of topics, from putting together medical directives to paying for nursing care.  One issue that is especially important for these clients is how to resolve disputes that come up when they are living in a nursing home.  While […]

Advice on Medicare and Medicaid from a Wills and Trusts Lawyer in Sacramento

As an estate planning and elder care lawyer in Sacramento, I’m often asked what is the difference between Medicare and Medicaid and how can you best prepare for long-term care. For starters, Medicare provides coverage to people over the age of 65, and is similar to regular health insurance. Medicare is also a federal program, […]

Sacramento Wills Lawyer Reveals How The Right Kind of Trust Can Help Your Parents Qualify for Medi-Cal

By Heather Chubb, Sacramento Wills Lawyer As a Sacramento wills lawyer, I am all too familiar with the following scenario–mom or dad can no longer take care of themselves and the family needs to bring in some form of additional care. Perhaps that’s care from a nursing home, or maybe just some help around the […]

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