Life Care Planning

April 24, 2020

Making sure your wishes are followed is something we all feel strongly about.   Talking with your loved ones about your wishes is important but taking the time to complete your Advance Directives is an imperative step to ensuring your wishes …

Veteran Wartime Benefits

April 12, 2020

The VA Wartime Pension and Aid & Attendance benefit can help wartime Veterans and widowed spouses of the Veteran pay for assisted care. Sadly, it is a very misunderstood benefit! Only about 6% of the veterans/widows currently eligible for these …

Urban Institute Study

April 8, 2020

Examining the Effects of Medicaid Section 1115 Demonstration Waivers of Retroactive Eligibility – State of Arizona

Despite the longstanding and singular role played by the retroactive eligibility policy in the Medicaid program, little is known about how waivers of this …

LOST REVENUE?

April 7, 2020

Before the Arizona Prior Quarter Coverage Elimination waiver, it was often a saving grace to have the three months prior to the ALTCS application covered. Have you noticed any negative impacts on your revenue due to the lack of these …

Medicare Pending Meeting

April 7, 2020

Yes…it’s the dreaded “One more meeting”. But, we know that this 15 minutes per week meeting will positively affect your bottom line.

The Medicaid-pending/follow-up meeting is imperative to your bottom line and avoiding avoidable revenue loss. It’s no secret that …

Learn more about the Veteran Wartime Pension

April 7, 2020

VA pension is a monthly cash benefit available to wartime Veterans or surviving spouses of Veterans who have limited income and assets and need care. For the last few years, the Department of Veteran Affairs has been reviewing and considering …