Since there are numerous rules and regulations regarding Medicaid, work with a lawyer who understands the complexities associated with this government program. In most cases when a client meets with an attorney to discuss long-term care options, they probably will not have heard of Medicaid planning. Simply put, it it assistance given to a potential Medicaid applicant by an attorney that not only helps to ensure they are eligible for Medicaid, but will also eliminate the chances of any problems developing that could result in a failure to comply with existing Medicaid policies.
It is critically important that, upon entering hospice care, you or your loved one’s legal affairs are sorted. For our clients in Brooklyn, we strongly recommend that you prepare a notarized will in advance of traveling to hospice, as such a document allows for easier execution of the will’s terms. We can provide legal counseling and will preparation, notary services, and much more -- and we can come to you at any hour of the day.
When it comes to end-of-life care and hospice-related affairs, prior planning can greatly reduce stress and frustration during such a sensitive time. If you’re a patient in Brooklyn or are involved in the care of such a person -- we can assist you with all relevant legal proceedings. Get in touch with us today to learn more, and let us help you plan your next steps with peace of mind.