Law School for Social Workers

 

Presenters:  Harry S. Margolis, Jeffrey A. Bloom, and Patricia C. D’Agostino
When:  March 31, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Where:  Boston Marriot, Newton

Margolis & Bloom, accredited by the National Association of Social Workers, will be offering it’s Law School for Social Workers program (“LSSW”).  This program is geared specifically for social workers who work with older adults and persons with disabilities and provides an opportunity to learn about a variety of legal topics pertaining to their profession.  Attendees will earn three NASW approved continuing education credits. 

The schedule will be as follows:

                                 

                                                Margolis & Bloom’s Law School for Social Workers
                                                                      March 31, 2012

 

9:00 – 9:05       Harry S. Margolis

Introduction

9:05 – 10:00     Jeffrey A. Bloom

MassHealth Eligibility for Nursing Home Care

-Asset limits
-Income limits
-Transfers of assets
-How to protect the home
-How to protect the healthy spouse
-New Developments

10:00 – 10:55   Patricia C. D’Agostino

MassHealth Community Benefits

-Home and Community Benefits
-Choices
-Personal Care Attendant (“PCA”)
-Adult Foster Care (“AFC”)
-Program for All Inclusive Care for the Elderly (“PACE”)
-Senior Care Options (“SCO”)
-Group Adult Foster Care (“GAFC”)

Veterans Benefits

-Aid and Attendance

10:55 – 11:05

Break

11:05 – 11:45   Harry S. Margolis

Powers of Attorney

Trusts

Guardianship and Conservatorship Proceedings

Advanced Directives for Health Care

11:45 – 12:00

Questions & Answers

 

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