Veteran Advocates: 3 Reasons to Hire One

The number of veterans’ benefits getting mired in the system is not only tragic but startling as well. A quick internet search can lead to story after story of veterans who have struggled to receive the benefits that are owed to them. Robert DiCicco spent his...

COVID-19 Dashboard for Nursing Homes – AARP

As COVID-19 continues to spread rapidly among nursing home residents and staff, accurate data is hard to come by, with haphazard data collection often providing inaccurate results. The most recent Kaiser Family Foundation data analysis indicates that federal...

VA Nursing Home Rating System Being Reviewed by GAO

A formal review by the Government Accountability Office (GAO) of the rating system of Community Living Centers (CLC) operated by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has been requested by ranking member of the Senate Committee on Veteran’s Affairs, Senator Jon...

Assisted Living Facilities and Memory Care Facilities

Envision Jane, an elderly woman whose health had deteriorated to the point she decided she needed to move into an assisted living facility. Jane’s arthritis had worsened to the point where she couldn’t dress herself, she struggled to get in and out of the shower, and...