Will the VA Pay for Your Parent’s Nursing Home Care?

Nursing home care for an elderly parent can be extremely costly, which is why the government instituted different benefit programs to help seniors in need. One of these programs is administered by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. VA Health Care benefits are available to any veteran who served in the United States military on active service, and received any discharge from service other than a dishonorable discharge. VA Health Care benefits provide coverage for doctor and specialist visits, mental health care services, and in-patient hospital stays, in addition to long and short term stays in nursing homes.

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Happy Thanksgiving & Thank You, Veterans!

Tweet This has been a very busy few weeks for us all. Karen and I spent some time in Florida learning about helping clients eligible or who soon will be eligible for Medi-Cal. Preserving and protecting assets for the elderly is an important part of planning that, the sooner it’s …

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What An Estate Planning Attorney Does (aka “Some Things I Did This Month”)

Tweet 1. Help two different clients get ready to sell a home through probate due to their family or friends who didn’t have a plan in place. Reviewed contracts, title searches, and met with brokers. 2. Work with at least half a dozen families to deal with assets after a …

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