Break Out Sessions
Aging in Place, “It’s More Than a Grab Bar”
Speaker: Natalie Anderson, OTR/L, CAPS
AARP reports that overwhelmingly Americans prefer to remain in their homes as they mature, yet only one in 6 homeowners have made any modifications. Learn three components that are key to maintain safety, function, and independence in your home as you age. You may be surprised at what you learn. Hint: “It’s more than a grab bar!”
Regulatory Challenges in a Multi-Disciplinary Practice
Speaker: Tom Fitzpatrick, Esq. & Greg McBroom, Esq.
Attorneys providing services beyond legal services can be a perilous path unless you know the rules of the road. The session will explore the challenges lawyers face when they offer services that are not strictly legal services and what they need to do to not run afoul
of the BAR rules. The topic will also shed light on restrictions placed on medical professionals who may want to offer ancillary services that are not strictly medical in nature.
Crisis Planning – Medicare, Medicaid and VA.
Speaker: Julianne Kocer, Esq.
The session will provide attendee an overview of how long term care expenses are addressed and how Medicaid and VA programs can be utilized to help defray some of those costs.