This weekend there was a story on the news about the City of Vancouver in Canada, outlawing the doorknob.
This blog has covered stories about Concierge doctors before (see storyhere), we’ve even posted a story by a Concierge doctor before (see story here) and of course Seattle Elder Law Attorney, Rajiv Nagaich often includes Dr. Mixon as a guest for client appreciation events, so I’m not unaware of boutique medicine or private practice…
So, you’re retiring. Maybe you’ve even got a date circled on your calendar for five years from now.
Government services make it possible for seniors to continue to live at home. This makes good economic sense for the government because community-based services are generally less expensive. It makes sense for the senior because they are able to continue to live independently and preserve their autonomy.
A recent Merrill Lynch report looked at the financial support that older adults are providing to the generations following them. The study covers a variety of topics, one of which I’ve covered here. But the aspect of the study that is getting the most coverage was a survey that found that 62 percent of…
In July of this year, New Hampshire passed a law that gives nursing homes greater rights for seeking payments for patients.
I once took a speech class in which my instructor frequently stood on his soap box about how the American educational system spent a great deal of time developing written communication skills, a lesser amount of time with verbal communication skills and no time whatsoever with listening skills. Since proper communication requires aspects of…
Are you an employer and don’t know it? You might reasonably wonder how you could possibly fail to recognize when you hired your first employee but if you have hired a senior caregiver you are in jeopardy of running afoul of the IRS.
The American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology announced the first new guidelines in years for preventing heart attacks and strokes.
Just last week, I posted an article on domicile. The point of that article was that it’s important for the individual to make it clear where their domicile is for tax purposes. But here’s another reason domicile is relevant and why individuals should be clear as to what they consider their domicile.