Hospital Inpatient Rehabilitation vs Skilled Care Rehabilitation

Hospital Inpatient Rehabilitation vs Skilled Care Rehabilitation

After an accident, illness, injury or surgery, your doctor may recommend that you spend time in a rehabilitation center to strengthen your body and enable you to return to your normal way of life. Two types of rehabilitation centers are available for older adults...
Managed Care Products or Traditional Medicare?

Managed Care Products or Traditional Medicare?

Understanding The Basics of Medicare Options For 2019 Medicare beneficiaries have until December 7, 2018, to make changes to their Medicare supplements or plans, if desired, during this open enrollment period for 2019. Here is a brief summary analysis of some basic...
Understanding the Basics of Alabama Medicaid for Long-Term Care

Understanding the Basics of Alabama Medicaid for Long-Term Care

Applying for Medicaid in Alabama to pay for long-term care in a community like Fair Haven in Birmingham, AL, can be a very complex process. We asked an expert in the business, David Tankersley, owner and private Medicaid consultant with Goodwater Consulting, LLC, in...
Today’s Assisted Living – Independence with Support

Today’s Assisted Living – Independence with Support

Moving to an assisted living community does not have to mean giving up your independence. On the contrary. Choosing to live in an assisted living community is a choice to remain independent as long as possible, since the alternative usually means dependence on an...