Register now! The IICLE® 16th Annual Elder Law Short Course (virtual edition) will bring you up to speed on the latest in elder law ... from a safe social distance! New this Year: All registrants will have FREE access to the entire program online on-demand, with the opportunity to earn credit for breakout sessions missed at no additional charge.
Learn how to identify potential ethical issues that arise frequently in an elder law practice, capably apply ethical rules to assess appropriate professional conduct in hypothetical factual settings and develop procedures in practice for addressing ethical issues.
*SAMPLE PLEADINGS INCLUDED* This is a very practical session for the attorney whose client comes in complaining of the actions that a Power of Attorney or legal guardian is taking. When do you go beyond informing the client that this is the person the principal or the court chose to handle these duties? What exactly do you do? Discussion of real-life scenarios will enhance your learning.
Have you noticed more clients (or panicked adult-children) calling , wondering how the nursing home could possibly be sending your client home so soon – too soon? Instead of 100 days, are you seeing discharge happen routinely at day 10 or day 14 (if the client is lucky)? Medicare benefits have not changed, but hospitals and nursing homes have created (almost) impenetrable alliances. So, what’s changed – and how do you protect your client?
Learn when and how to file a Medicaid appeal with this step-by-step guide through the process. Understand which departments to coordinate with, what witnesses to call at the appeal hearing, and what to do with the FAD (Final Administrative Decision).