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What Is PACE?

Boulder, CO

Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) are programs that provide comprehensive health services for individuals age 55 and over who are sufficiently frail to be categorized as "nursing home eligible" by their state's Medicaid program. Eligibility for PACE requires that individuals be 55...

Tips for Choosing the Right Independent Living Community

Boulder, CO

Making the transition into an independent living community is exciting, but it can leave you with lots of questions. How do I know when it’s time to move? Everyone’s reasons for moving to a senior living community are different. For some, it’s due to need, like a health crisis or change in available...

The Need for a Professional Fiduciary

Boulder, CO

Through the course of your life, you work hard to build your assets. You spend a substantial amount of time, energy, blood, sweat, and tears to build up a foundation you can be proud of. While life certainly doesn’t just revolve around money, one of your biggest accomplishments is seeing all the hard...

The 3 P’s to Better Hearing

Boulder, CO

TV commercials or online ads may imply something different, but there are 3 critical factors to successful hearing treatment. A lack of any of the 3 could negatively impact your success to better hearing. The first and most important “P” is the Professional. Finding the right professional is essential!...

Risk of Macular Degeneration Increases Three-Fold for Those 75+

Boulder, CO

Approximately 11 million people are affected with Age-related macular degeneration in the US alone. Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is an acquired disease of the retina that can cause significant visual impairment.  The prevalence is similar to that of all invasive cancers combined, and more...

The National Placement Referral Alliance Provides Education

Boulder, CO

The National Placement Referral Alliance - NPRA, is a national membership organization formed to protect family choice for older adults. They provide education, promote best industry practices to pursue ethical and professional responsibility in the communities their members serve. The NPRA provides...

Medicaid’s Gift to Children Who Care for a Parent

Boulder, CO

In most states, transferring your house to your children (or someone else) may lead to a Medicaid penalty period, which would make you ineligible for Medicaid for a period of time. However, there are circumstances in which transferring a house will not result in a penalty period.   One of those circumstances...

Know Where to Go for Emergency Care

Boulder, CO

There was a time when the local hospital emergency room was a person’s only choice for an illness or injury that wouldn’t wait for normal business hours. Today, it’s one of a menu of options for care, from urgent cares to neighborhood micro-hospitals and stand-alone ERs. Defining an emergency It starts...

How to Preserve Assets When Faced With Long Term Care Costs

Boulder, CO

Meet Charlie and Fran. They have three children, 9 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren…so far! They have hopes and dreams for their future generations and have worked hard to ensure their legacy is passed on. As they age, they realize that if either one of them needs Long Term Care, that their property...

Facing the Challenges of Parkinson’s Disease

Boulder, CO

The challenges faced by individuals with Parkinson’s disease (PD), even within their own homes, can be many and varied. PD is a disease that develops and worsens slowly over time. Symptoms range widely from motor symptoms (like tremors, coordination, balance, walking deficits, lack of facial expression,...

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