In Depth: Medical/Legal Issues (Advance Directives)

Consumer/Patient Complaints about Physicians Texas law allows you to get information about your physician. The Texas State Board of Medical Examiners is required to create a public database of all physicians licensed in Texas. They gather data annually, including information about any disciplinary action against the physician in the prior 10 years, data on the…

Reverse Mortgage May Be a Way to Pay for At-Home Care

Dear Mr. Premack: My question pertains to my disabled brother who receives care at home through Medicaid. His only asset is his home, worth about $85,000, which he inherited from our mother with approval of all 8 siblings. Is there an advantage to taking out a reverse mortgage to give him supplemental income to pay…