MAID: Assisted Suicide or Death with Dignity?
For supporters of MAID, allowing terminally ill patients the choice to have “death with dignity” is the humane and compassionate thing to do. On the other hand, some medical professionals view participation in MAID as a violation of their ethical responsibility to “do no harm.”
Using A Care Plan to Reduce Medicare Readmission Rate
Navigating the Medicare process and understanding all of its benefits can be tricky. The application process alone can be intimidating, and many elder law firms can assist with this process. Many elderly individuals (and their adult children) are under the misimpression that Medicare will pay for their long-term care indefinitely. Others do not appreciate the importance of avoiding “observation status” or the availability of the Medicare home care benefit.