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NAELA Celebrates Medicare and Medicaid Anniversary 2021
7/29/2021  Press Release
When President Lyndon B. Johnson signed Medicare and Medicaid into law on July 30, 1965, he stated, “No longer will older Americans be denied the healing miracle of modern medicine. No longer will illness crush and destroy the savings they have so ca
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NAELA Celebrates Americans with Disabilities Act Anniversary 2021
7/20/2021  Press Release
NAELA celebrates the 30th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) on July 26.
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The Better Care Better Jobs Act Would Transform Long-Term Care for the Better
6/30/2021  Press Release
Last week, Sen. Bob Casey (D-PA) and Rep. Debbie Dingell (D-MI) introduced the Better Care Better Jobs Act, which would vastly expand Medicaid home and community-based services (HCBS). The legislation forms the basis of President Biden’s $400 billion
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Jayson B. Lenox

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Jayson B. Lenox

Jayson (Jay) Lenox has been practicing estate planning law for 28 years. He is a former litigator and is now offering elder law expertise along with his continued estate planning practice. Additional practice areas include: VA Aid & Attendance benefits and Medicaid benefits, long-term care crisis planning, the use of trusts for asset protection planning purposes, trust and probate administrations, guardianships, and special needs trusts. Jay...
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