In a major win for nursing home residents and their families, the U.S. Supreme Court has upheld the right to sue government-run nursing homes under the Federal [...]
My mom will be moving in with me due to age. She will be a permanent resident in my home. She wants to pay off my mortgage after she moves in. Would this still be considered a gift that would [...]
My mother transferred ownership of her home to me and my two sisters in the early 2000's in a warranty deed. She was placed in a nursing home one year ago. We are selling the house and have [...]
What is the usual cost annually for maintaining a trust?
My dad is in a skilled nursing facility in North Carolina, and I currently live in his former residence, which is also where I grew up. I've been living here part-time since 2019 and full-time [...]
My ex-spouse passed away, and now my Social Security has doubled. Will I be cut off Medicaid? I have both Medicare and Medicaid.
Can I have my dad moved from one nursing home to another?
More than 1.1 million individuals live in about 15,000 nursing homes nationwide, yet as many as one in nine of these facilities have not had an annual inspection [...]
End-of-life care decisions are never easy, but many Medicare recipients are being forced to choose between nursing home or hospice care, although neither by themselves may be ideal for a [...]