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Choosing the Right Long-Term Care Provider

When people are looking for a long-term care provider, "nursing home" may sometimes be the only think they think of. Perhaps they have never heard of other senior care arrangements before, or they mix up nursing homes with other common care providers, such...

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Interviewed on air by Inside Scoop!

Great news! I recently appeared on the TV show Inside Scoop to talk about patient advocacy! This was really exciting for me. Inside Scoop brings viewers lively personal interviews about important Virginia community issues, and this...

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Patient Advocate Services Help Seniors Get a Second Opinion

The healthcare system is hard to navigate for everyone. When seniors are facing a health scare, they don’t need to do it alone. If you’re a senior in need of medical treatment, a patient advocate can help you navigate issues of health literacy and misdiagnosis, and understand complex medical treatments and terminology.

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When Medicaid Won’t Cover Long-Term Care

Image: Chabela Lawrence and her daughter Ruby Lawrence, Oct., 1, 2017. (c) Jeffrey Stockbridge, TIME Magazine  At the end of 2014, Chabela Lawrence's health entered a downward spiral. She started to forget things and make mistakes. Eventually,...

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