This course offers essential and practical material for elder law attorneys and those interested in the focus. This program features timely topics such as updates in TennCare, uniform powers of attorney, recent changes to VA benefits, annuities and more.
This course will discuss the effect an IRA has on your client’s Medicaid eligibility and will review how a Medicaid Compliant Annuity can help them qualify for benefits without liquidating the account. Also included are case examples to better understand the strategies and considerations involved with IRA-MCA planning.
In this presentation attorney Chris Johnson discusses VA pension benefits, new pension benefit rules and planning strategies. Mr. Johnson gives an overview of the VA non-service connected pension, as well as discusses the October 2018 rules changes, with a look at current planning strategies.
In this session you will hear from Dr. Victor Legner, a geriatric physician from Vanderbilt University Medical Center and Judy Given from Abe’s Garden. Dr. Legner will discuss The Three D’s-Depression, Delirium, and Dementia. He will talk about The differences of these Three Ds and how to recognize, treat and support these symptoms of memory loss. Judy Given will discuss Abe’s Garden, an Alzheimer and Memory Care Center.
This presentation covers the laws, policies and rules that govern TennCare eligibility. Also, the categories of Medicaid, most frequently used by the elderly, will be reviewed along with updates regarding the new TennCare Connect system and policy clarifications.