/Tag: Medicare
25 03, 2022

Court Rules Medicare Beneficiaries Can Appeal Switch to Hospital Observation Status

By |2022-03-25T11:56:15-05:00March 25th, 2022|Asset Protection, Estate Planning, Family Planning, Guardianship, Long-Term Care, Medicaid Planning, Planning for Minor Children, Retirement Accounts, Special Needs, Taxes, Trust Administration, Wills & Probatesssss|

A federal court has ruled that hospitalized Medicare beneficiaries who were switched from inpatient to observation status can appeal the decision, making it easier for them to receive coverage for subsequent nursing home care.

20 07, 2020

Will Medicare Cover a Coronavirus Vaccine?

By |2020-07-20T16:43:53-05:00July 20th, 2020|Estate Planning, Family Planning, Guardianship, Long-Term Care, Medicaid Planning|

The only way our country can return to any form of normalcy is with an effective vaccine for the coronavirus. But would Medicare cover the cost?

21 05, 2020

Dependent Seniors and Adults with Special Needs Will Not Get Coronavirus Relief Payment

By |2020-05-21T20:19:31-05:00May 21st, 2020|Estate Planning, Financial, Guardianship, Long-Term Care, Special Needs|

Seniors and adults with special needs who are claimed as dependents are among a group who will not receive a coronavirus relief payment.

14 05, 2020

Seniors Affected by COVID-19 Pandemic Have More Time to Apply for Medicare

By |2020-05-14T17:43:32-05:00May 14th, 2020|Estate Planning, Long-Term Care, Medicaid Planning, Retirement Accounts|

Social Security office closures have caused problems for recently unemployed seniors who need to apply for Medicare after losing their employer coverage.