Assisting Clients with Acute Healthcare Crisis: Elder Law (On-Demand)

$169.00

The practitioner will learn the nature of various acute healthcare issues, the levels of care available and the associated costs, mechanisms to assist the client maximize their benefits through Medicare, the Veterans Administration and long-term care insurance, and navigating the Medicaid system in a crisis. The attorney will also be exposed to the wealth of ethical dilemmas presented when dealing with your aging and perhaps cognitively impaired clients.

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Event Details

Course Type

Original Date Of Course

Course Instructor

Kyla Kelim, Esq.

General Credits

2

Course Description

The practitioner will learn the nature of various acute healthcare issues, the levels of care available and the associated costs, mechanisms to assist the client maximize their benefits through Medicare, the Veterans Administration and long-term care insurance, and navigating the Medicaid system in a crisis. The attorney will also be exposed to the wealth of ethical dilemmas presented when dealing with your aging and perhaps cognitively impaired clients.

Principles

  • Nature of Acute Healthcare Crisis
  • Levels of Care and Costs
  • The Client’s Finances
  • Medicare and its Limitations
  • Long term care insurance benefits
  • Veterans benefits
  • Changing Medicare insurance
  • Qualifications for Medicaid
  • Tips for Medicaid Qualifications
  • Planning burial and funeral
  • Appeals and Estate Recovery
  • Dealing with Cognitive Impairment
  • Maintaining Confidentiality
  • Avoiding Conflicts of Interest.
  • Maintaining your Duty of Loyalty.
  • Navigating family issues and allegations of abuse.

Syllabus

  1. Part I: Acute Healthcare Crisis
    1. Nature of Acute Healthcare Crisis
    2. Levels of Care and Costs
    3. The Client’s Finances
    4. Medicare and its Limitations
    5. Long term care insurance benefits
  2. Part II: Solutions for the Client
    1. Veterans benefits
    2. Changing Medicare insurance
    3. Qualifications for Medicaid
    4. Tips for Medicaid Qualifications
    5. Planning burial and funeral
    6. Appeals and Estate Recovery

Instructor

Kyla Kelim, Esq.