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How to Be a Financial Caregiver

What is a Financial Power of Attorney and Who Needs One?

A financial power of attorney gives someone else the ability to act on your behalf to make financial decisions and handle your administrative affairs. It is intended to protect you in case you become incapacitated.

What is the CMS Chronic Care Management Program?

What is the CMS Chronic Care Management Program?

In January, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) launched a new way for Medicare patients to receive more frequent personalized care outside of the doctor’s office. The new program is called Chronic Care Management…

How to Implement the Americans with Disability Act (ADA) Requirements In Your Home

How to Implement the Americans with Disability Act (ADA) Requirements In Your Home

Applying ADA requirements to your home ensures that persons with disabilities will have equal access to—and convenience in—all different types of spaces.

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The Cost of Designing a Bathroom for Those with Limited Mobility

A summary of general costs for the typical items needed to design a safe bathroom for those with limited mobility.

What Financial Documents Do I Need to Keep for My Aging Parents?

What Financial Documents Do I Need to Keep for My Aging Parents?

Retaining certain important documents will give you the information you need to protect your parents’ financial assets no matter the situation.

Designing a Kitchen for Those with Limited Mobility

The Cost of Designing a Kitchen for Those with Limited Mobility

Designing a kitchen to meet the needs of a loved one with limited mobility will have a range of potential costs.

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What Legal Documents Do I Need to Keep for My Parents?

Use the following information to help you identify the necessary legal documents to keep, in order to protect your parents’ future.

Why am I seeing floating spots in my vision?

Why Am I Seeing Floating Spots in My Vision?

Have you ever noticed floating spots when you’re looking at the sky on a bright sunny day? Or did you ever think that you saw squiggly lines on your white wall? Are there gnats constantly flying…

Will Insurance Cover my Loved One’s Wheelchair?

Will Insurance Cover My Parent’s Wheelchair?

In some cases insurance may cover the cost of a wheelchair. Check out these options for assistance with wheelchair costs.

What is the Treatment for Cataracts?

There are ways for eye care providers to help clear vision for those with cataracts, but once it progresses and becomes denser over time surgery may need to be considered.