Oversight of PA Nursing Homes Lacking Says State Auditor

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Pennsylvania has about 80,000 nursing home residents. Their care is provided by approximately 700 long term care facilities. These residents are among our most vulnerable citizens. They are reliant on the protections provided by government regulation and inspections of the facilities. Most nursing homes are regulated by both federal and state agencies. In Pennsylvania, the […]

Where the Action is . . .

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By Josephine Reviello I didn’t realize how much I missed being a part of the “action” in a long-term care facility until I began volunteering in one. You probably don’t hear the words “action” and “facility” used in the same sentence very often, if at all. And if you do, your immediate thoughts might not […]

PA Hosts National Adult Protective Services Conference

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Pennsylvania is hosting this year’s Annual National Adult Protective Service Associations (NAPSA) Conference from August 29 through 31 at the Loews Hotel in Philadelphia.The theme is “Protect, Prevent, Empower.” The conference will feature many of the nation’s leading adult protective services professionals who will share their ideas, expertise, and creative new approaches. This national conference […]

Why Do I Need a Will?

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Here are ten good reasons why you may need to have a will The basic legal document you use to protect, care for, and provide for your loved ones in the event of your death is your will. In a will you can give important instructions regarding how your property should be distributed after your […]

Sealed with a CELA

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I am proud to be able to add four additional letters after my name: CELA. In a world with a dizzying number of designations, you may ask, “How important could those four extra letters really be?” I can state with certainty that these letters really do mean a lot. Having a law firm with attorneys […]