In reflecting on my New Year’s Resolution, there were repeated themes this year that I hope to incorporate into my life to maximize my Sandwich Generation efforts vs feeling encumbered with an unattainable goal. I’m sharing my conclusions with the hope that you start 2024 with an energized mindset.
Medicaid in Massachusetts, known as MassHealth, provides long-term care coverage to eligible low-income seniors within the state. Applying for this coverage can be daunting, but understanding the big picture can be helpful.
Pre-paying a funeral is a way to plan and cover the costs associated with your end-of-life services in advance. Pre-paying can come into play to ensure services are carried out as intended, to help with Medicaid eligibility, and provide a little reprieve of responsibility as loved ones grieve.
Here are the top three suggestions on how a senior may be able to make use of ChatGPT in ways that are different than what’s already available through other popular technologies.
Open enrollment for Medicare is here (October 15 – December 7), and POWWOW encourages clients aged 65+ to work with a trusted resource to ensure existing coverage is still suitable.
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When receiving treatment options for a diagnosis, learn when you may want to reach out to a doctor vs a health advocate.
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It’s your birthday, and mom, age 81, gives you a call. After pleasantries, she mentions how short-tempered your brother has been. She appreciates his help
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Quentara Costa visited Bayberry at Emerald Court alongside Patrick Curley of Curley Law Firm in Wakefield, MA to discuss elder care planning. Quentara addressed “The
I’m thrilled to share an article highlighting the reasons for my commitment to help seniors and their family. “As a caregiver for her ailing father,