Tag: medicaid

In What Ways Are Medicare and Medicaid Different?

There is a common acronym in healthcare called LASA, which stands for “look-alike-sound-alike” and refers to medications. Healthcare workers may recognize the acronym LASA, which stands for “look-alike-sound-alike” and is usually used to refer to medications. Both Medicare and Medicaid were started in 1965 under Lyndon B. Johnson’s administration in

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Placement of a Parent in Long-Term Care Poses Several Challenges

The term long-term care (LTC) encompasses a multitude of aspects. Long-term care is comprised of a variety of services that meet medical and non-medical requirements for people who cannot care for themselves for long periods. It is a highly individualized care system that can be formally or informally provided. Formal

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How Can You Benefit From an Elder Law Attorney?

While the baby boomer generation ages and international migration continues, the senior citizen population of the United States is increasing rapidly. Although the US average life expectancy has seen a slight three-year decline, many Americans, men, and women live well into their 80s, 90s, and beyond. An elder law attorney

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