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 …

A Senior Moment – Technology

September 29, 2019

Technology! Don’t’ be afraid!

As someone who saw his first television around 7 or 8 years of age, I can easily be overwhelmed with all the new technology that is out there! Seems I am bombarded with new, techy stuff …

A Senior Moment – Yikes! Need to replace my Social Security Card!

September 7, 2019

Like many others, I have always been concerned about having to deal with the SSA. Big bureaucracy, arbitrary rules and uninterested employees.

However, my recent adventure with them has changed my mind about it, especially the face to face aspect. …

A Senior Moment – by Ted

September 2, 2019

Well… here it goes.   A blog.   What the heck is a blog anyway….??  I actually just found out that answer a few weeks ago!    At age 82,  I find myself marveling daily at the technology that exists.  Lets face it, …

Social Security Online

March 8, 2018

Applying for Social Security is now easier than ever. Click here to read about the online process.…