Tag: advocacy

Living with a Beast

July 13, 2018 By Cathy Kean, Guest Columnist I am living with a beast who is cold, heartless, unmerciful, uncaring and cruel. Always lurking around me, making my life so challenging, so exhausting, and so painful. Not only physically, but mentally, spiritually and emotionally.   This beast has taken so much from me, I hardly remember…

Taking mom/dad out of the nursing facility for anything…make sure you know this first

Home For The Holidays: Leaving The Nursing Home During A Medicare-Covered Stay November 15, 2018 Late November begins a time for gatherings with family and friends – Thanksgiving, soon followed by the December holidays. Nursing home residents often want to participate in these gatherings but may worry that they will lose Medicare coverage if they…