Nursing Home Asset Protection

Your loved one may be suffering from Alzheimer’s Disease or another chronic illness which you are concerned may result one… Learn More »

Medicaid Applications

Qualifying a loved one for Medicaid benefits is a daunting prospect for most people. In addition to the complex forms… Learn More »

Wills, Trusts and Estate Planning

Everyone wants to make sure that what they have worked for all of their lives ends up with the people… Learn More »

Guardianships

Many clients come to us when a loved one can no longer make financial or health care decisions for themselves,… Learn More »

Probate and Estate Settlement

For many people, “probate” is a mysterious and intimidating prospect. Many people have heard about, or may have even personally… Learn More »

Special Needs Planning

Parents and others responsible for individuals with special needs are naturally concerned about what will happen to these loved ones… Learn More »

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Rhode Island Elder Care Lawyer Blog

The Lady-Bird deed flies away, not to be missed by most Medicaid planning clients.

In the all the breathless hype over the past weeks regarding the demise of enhanced life estate—or so-called “Lady Bird”—deeds was lost a critical fact—that this technique was rarely the bes... Read more »

CMS Updates Medicare Policy Manuals for Skilled Nursing Services

Rhode Island Alzheimer’s Association Presentation

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Heffner & Associates, Elder Care Law & Estate Planning

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