4 Tips for Solo Seniors

When an older adult lives with their extended family, like they often do when they reside outside of the U.S., there’s a support system built right into their daily life. However, that kind of support system isn’t there for older adults in the U.S. who live on their own. Seniors in the U.S. who don’t…

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Medicare’s Online Compare Tool Just Got Better

The U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) have recently combined eight online Compare tools into one on Medicare.gov. This new tool, called Care Compare, has data about providers across different disciplines – making it easier for Medicare beneficiaries and their family members to get the information they need. CMS’s eight separate Compare tools…

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Senior Living Options

As older adults age in Massachusetts, they have new options of places where they can live. They can choose a place where they’ll continue to live independently, a location that provides help when it’s needed, a facility where they can receive 24-hour care when that’s required, and even a place where they can live independently…

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May is National Elder Law Month

Since May is National Elder Law Month, it’s the perfect time to take care of your elder law needs. The first step is a free initial consultation with us by phone or video (in-person visits will be available once the public health crisis has passed). How We Can Help Estate planning: Estate planning is needed…

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Medicare’s New “What’s Covered?” App

There’s a new tool that allows Original Medicare (Parts A and B) enrollees and their caregivers to use their mobile devices to determine whether a certain medical item or service is covered by Original Medicare. It’s called the “What’s Covered” app and it was created by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Examples…

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