Tag Archives: Medical Power of Attorney

COVID-19: The Essential Legal Document Every Adult Needs to Have

As the Coronavirus continues to disrupt daily life and leave Americans uncertain of the future, we want you to know that you don’t have to feel helpless during this pandemic.

In fact, now is a great time to be proactive and plan ahead should you or a loved one fall ill. One of the most important...
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Yearly Checkups: Physical and Financial Wellbeing

Hopefully you go to your doctor at least once a year to get a physical.

This visit helps detect and treat problems before an illness or health condition becomes a major problem. It’s called preventative health. But have you ever considered preventative health for your finances? Just like it’s important to see your doctor annually, it’s...
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Three Legal Things to Do After a Scary Diagnosis

A negative health diagnosis can be emotionally and logistically challenging for many reasons.

You may be worried about how you’ll take care of your family if you’re physically incapacitated. There are lots of things to consider with your doctors and medical professionals, but you may also want to consider these three legal tips to ensure your...
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What New College Students Need to Know About HIPAA

The Federal Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) was enacted to provide guidelines to the healthcare industry for protecting patient information and privacy.

For minors, this is a non-issue because parents, as legal guardians, have access to their children’s medical information and are the ones making most of the medical decisions, as well...
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