Recently quoted in an article by AARP on helpful tips to negotiate surprise medical bills. In the end, if you’re certain you’re correct about your medical bills but keep getting denied by your providers, dig in your heels. You should never give up the fight! Read more>>
The theme of this article appearing in the February 2018 edition of the AARP Magazine is that in many cases, the people one knows best are most likely to cheat or swindle them. Click below to retrieve the article: https://www.aarp.org/money/scams-fraud/info-2018/family-fraud.html
Submitted by Perry A. Shulman, CPA Chair, Elder Abuse Focus Committee March 12, 2018
When the family of Bobby Glenn Tweed made the difficult decision to have him admitted to a nursing home in January 2013, little did they realize he would have just months left to live. While diagnosed with dementia, Tweed, 78, was still a vigorous man.
But without his family’s consent, Tweed was given psychotropic drugs that are known to be fatal among older patients with dementia. In 10 months, he was dead. Read more