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Hospital Patients to Receive Notice of Observation Status

From Marshall, Parker, & Weber, LLC Elder Attorney A new federal law will require hospitals to notify patients of their status as outpatients. H.R. 876 Notice of Observation Treatment and Implication for Care Eligibility (NOTICE) Act was signed into law by President Obama on August 6, 2015. Outpatient status limits the patient’s ability to receive… Read more »

Q and A: How do I talk with my parents about their will?

Question: How do I talk with my parents about their will? Answer: Let’s start with why people write a will or create a trust in the first place: They want to plan ahead for the costs of incapacity-for example, nursing home care-and let others know their wishes. They want to pass their assets on to… Read more »