A financial caregiver is a fiduciary responsible for managing the finances of an aging family member. Learn about the duties and best practices of being a financial caregiver, as well as helpful guidelines from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
In 2014, the Medicare Hospice Benefit underwent changes to improve patient rights and provide better care for terminally ill individuals and their caregivers. Learn more about these updates and the comprehensive hospice care services covered by Medicare.
Assisted Living is based on a social model, not a medical model. Families do not realize AL is independent living. You pay for extra services. Medical issues are the family's responsible to take care of their family member.