New Hyde Park, Queens NY

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Neighborhood Service Pages: Elder Law Attorney for New Hyde Park, Queens, NY Elder Law Lawyer, Lori R. Somekh has a great goal for helping our senior population from the financial strains and difficulties of growing older. Lori was admitted to practice law in New York and the Federal Courts. She established her own firm in 1997. Ms. Somekh serves her … Read More

Elder Law Attorney for Floral Park, Queens, NY

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Neighborhood Service Pages: Elder Law Attorney for Floral Park, Queens, NY Elder Law Lawyer, Lori R. Somekh has a great desire for protecting our senior citizens from the financial constraints and burdens of growing older. She was admitted to practice law in New York and the Federal Courts. She established her very own company in 1997. Ms. Somekh serves her … Read More

Elder Law Attorney Services

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Elder Law Attorney – Why Hire This Specialist? An Elder Law Attorney is a specialist in an area of law that is often misunderstood and quite often, misrepresented. It is defined by the client’s needs, instead of a particular field. For this reason, Somekh & Associates are aware that elders needs likely goes beyond basic legal services. We have connections to … Read More

Incapacity Planning

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This is good information about planning for the unexpected, like incapacity. However, please note the numbers are much higher in New York! – Lori… Incapacity Planning July 4, 2018 by Steve Hartnett 0 Comments People plan to die. We know it’s going to happen. Perhaps we have life insurance to cover our financial responsibilities and care for our loved ones. We may have … Read More

Declines in Hospital-Acquired Conditions Save 8,000 Lives and $2.9 Billion in Costs

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Important News from Lori Somekh… CMS NEWS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 5, 2018  Contact: CMS Media Relations (202) 690-6145 | CMS Media Inquiries   Declines in Hospital-Acquired Conditions Save 8,000 Lives and $2.9 Billion in Costs National efforts to improve patient safety showing continued progress  Data released today by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) show continued progress in … Read More

Home Care and Medicaid Changes

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How Medicaid Changes Affect Home Care As my readers already know, the eligibility rules for Medicaid changed drastically ten years ago in February, 2006, with the passage of the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005 (DRA). It then became more challenging (albeit not impossible) to help clients needing nursing home care to become eligible.  This relates to the way the lookback … Read More