Insurance coverage for trans people has always been tricky. In some cases so many hurdles and coverage exclusions existed that it was common for those in the community to expect almost everything they wanted or needed in way of health care would be covered only via private pay arrangements. This meant, as a practical matter, [...]
lgbt protection? sex discrimination similar to sexual orientation discrimination Michigan Civil Rights
Sharing values on care, and caregiving needs, sharing your personality and wishes, before you cannot communicate, might be smart.
the Medicaid numbers change yearly, here are some key Michigan Medicaid numbers for 2018, if case you need Medicaid assistance to pay for a nursing home.....
As reported in the New York Times the other day, there are some steps one can take if you are single or essentially so, and the quasi- automatic default system of relative care won't be available. This is good reading. Remember too, a stop with an attorney, a consultation, and perhaps preparation of documents such [...]
I presented early in January to a chapter of the State Retirees Association of Michigan--Lansing Chapter. (The materials I handed out can be found elsewhere on our site--like here: lhttp://SERAPresentationltcfinal ) One of the folks in attendance faced an issue that crops up more often than you might think. The issue? Who will help me when [...]
From Left to Right: Brad, Tyler, Richard, Helen, Jadranko At the law firm of Bradley Vauter & Associates, P.C. we also call ourselves "the place for good counsel." We want to be the place you turn to in order to get information or advice or help when you need it--and we want folks to [...]
When we help clients with "estate planning' we also discuss planning for events while they are still living. Many of us have ideas about what to do with our legacy or estate, once we are dead. We might have family or friends or charities in mind--people or organizations who would take after our death because [...]
National Coming Out Day--a perspective--and some links
failure to improve or plateau is the wrong metric, maintaining current condition or preventing decline is actually a proper use under Medicare for payment of services