Date: April 23, 2018
Time: 3:00 - 5:00 pm
3060 SE Stark St
Portland, OR 97214
Topic: Medicaid for Long Term Care – 2018 Update - Have the 2018 changes to Medicaid for long term care impacted your current and future residents/clients? Do you have questions on how Medicaid works? In this discussion, we will touch on the basic eligibility criteria to qualify for long term care Medicaid, what changes were made to the rules in 2018, what protections are in place for the spouse of a Medicaid applicant, how VA benefits interact with Medicaid, and how to support your clients/residents through the application process. Bring questions and concerns for a lively discussion on this crucial topic for anyone serving older Oregonians.
Speaker: Meredith L. Williamson is an attorney with NW Estate Law, LLC. She specializes in Estate Planning, Elder Law, and supporting small businesses. Prior to opening her own law firm, she worked in the senior industry in a non-legal capacity for eight years, giving her a unique perspective on the interplay between the laws and the people she serves. Meredith invests time in each client, often meeting people at their home. Meredith earned her Juris Doctorate from the University of San Diego, and her Bachelor of Science from the University of Oregon. She was the legal editor for the Oregon State Bar’s publication “Legal Issues for Older Adults” in 2012 and has been a featured elder law attorney for the video series produced by the Oregon State Bar.
Host: Laurelhurst Village “Your Life. Our Commitment.” That is the motto the Avamere Family of Companies does business by. You and your care needs are central to the decisions our trained clinical staff make every day. From our corporate office in Wilsonville, OR to the halls of Laurelhurst Village, putting the needs of those we serve first has established the Avamere Family of Companies as a leader in senior healthcare services in the Pacific Northwest, and beyond.
Parking Instructions – Three options are: 1) park in a back lot on the corner of SE 30th Avenue, between SE Washington and SE Alder Streets; 2) park directly on Stark Street or 3) park in the Laurelhurst Village front parking lot, whichever is available and most convenient.