Category Archives: Hospice

Finding the Answers Before I Know the Questions

Last week, as I was making telephone calls in order to learn more about hospice in this area, it finally dawned on me what I was really doing.  I was trying to put together a book of “answers” to any questions … Continue reading

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Planning Ahead: Learning More about Hospice and Insurance Coverage

Today the temperatures are in the upper 90’s so after my visit with dad I decided it would be an indoor day.  I still have my long “To-Do” list that I have been slowly making my way through.  The next … Continue reading

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Aid & Attendance – Veterans’ Benefits Program: Follow Up

In March, I wrote about the Aid and Attendance Veterans’ Benefits program in the post “Veterans’ Benefits for Dad and other US Veterans”.  Saturday I went to a seminar about this VA program at a local senior living center.  This for-profit … Continue reading

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