When a senior develops the need for long-term care, the family is affected in many ways. The person may need to ask for help for the first time ever. The family may be weighing care options in the home or in a facility. Unfortunately, families must also make tough financial decisions about how they are going to pay for the care.
If this describes your situation, you are not alone. Many families become overwhelmed by the confusing and fragmented health care system. At Sechler Law Firm, we frequently advise families on how to get the proper care in the most affordable manner possible. Attorney Tim Sechler is one of the region’s few certified elder law attorneys and has helped dozens of families with crisis planning in situations similar to yours.
Cranberry Township elder law crisis planning lawyers could explain the various types of care and the government programs, like Veterans’ Benefits and Medicaid, that can help finance the expenses. We provide Medicaid Spend Down advice and work with you through the stressful Medicaid application process.
With nursing home expenses exceeding $10,000 per month, time is of the essence. We are typically able to schedule a meeting within 72 hours of your call. We handle these cases on a flat fee basis and the first meeting is always free. Call now to schedule your meeting.