April 16th is National Healthcare Decisions Dayposted on April 16, 2013
Do you have an advanced directive? Whether a living will or medical power of attorney; these two things are at the basis of the "National Healthcare Decisions Day" -- making a decision about "end-of-life care" and putting it to paper. What is an advanced directive? An advanced directive is a general term that describes two kinds of legal documents, living wills and medical powers of attorney. These documents allow a person to give instructions about future medical care should he or she be unable to participate in medical decisions due to serious illness or…Read More
Reported changes coming to Part D prescription coverageposted on April 04, 2013
The CMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services) gave this information in a press release from the beginning of April 2013. We've created an easy-to-read and understand "infographic" to demonstrate the changes coming to Part D prescription coverage in 2014.
The Blind Side & Disability Insuranceposted on August 21, 2012
With baseball heating up in the run for playoffs and the football preseason just kicking off, this is a great time to consider an unfortunate part of sports (and life) – injuries. For professional athletes, disability insurance is essential to protecting one’s livelihood and talent. If an athlete is injured, it could end his/her whole career, which means no income. And that loss could be millions of dollars. As mentioned in the Sandra Bullock movie The Blind Side, one of the most famous sports injury was quarterback Joe Theismann’s broken…Read More