June 23, 2011

Geriatric care managers could be lifesavers

“It seems that we are humbled before the great events of life.  Events over which we have no power, no influence.  Events that do not play […]
June 16, 2011

Third parties in power of attorney planning should often be first priority

Sooner or later we all discover that the important moments in life are not the advertised ones; not the birthdays, the graduations, the weddings, not the […]
June 9, 2011

Don't ignore statistics on long-term care

In 2009-2010, the most expensive college for total cost was Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville, N.Y.  It cost approximately $149 per day, $54,410 per year, or […]
June 2, 2011

Getting a leg up on health care

The single best predictor of the need to go into a nursing home is how strong your legs are. —Dr. Walter M. Bortz, geriatrician; professor of […]