Hilton Scranton & Conference Center
100 Adams Ave
Scranton, PA 18503
Areas of Professional Practice: 6.00
Behavioral Ethics: 1.00
Specialized Knowledge: 6.00
Course book included with all formats
Stay on the Cutting Edge of Medicaid Practice
Skyrocketing health and long-term care costs are putting added pressure on your aging clients to find a way to afford assisted care. This focused course is dedicated to helping you offer the most current and effective Medicaid planning. Get detailed instruction on fulfilling all four eligibility criteria, with special focus on excluded assets, qualifying transfer techniques, and estate recovery rules. Register today!
This basic level seminar will give you all the information you'll need to qualify clients for Medicaid and is designed for:
including - Ethics: 1.20
This program has been approved by the Board on Continuing Legal Education of the Supreme Court of New Jersey for 7.20 hours of total CLE credit. Of these, 1.20 qualify as hours of credit for ethics/professionalism.
including - Ethics: 1.00 Areas of Professional Practice: 6.00
This course has been approved in accordance with the requirements of the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board for a maximum of 7.0 credit hours. 6.0 hours can be applied to the Areas of Professional Practice requirement and 1.0 hour can be applied toward the ethics and professionalism requirement. This live format program is appropriate for newly admitted and experienced attorneys.
including - Ethics: 1.00
This program has been approved by the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board for a total of 6.0 hours, including 5.0 hours of substantive law, practice and procedure CLE credit and 1.0 hour of ethics, professionalism or substance abuse CLE credit.
including - Behavioral Ethics: 1.00 Specialized Knowledge: 6.00
NBI, Inc. is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org. This program is designed to qualify for 7.0 hours (based on 50 minute credit hour) of continuing professional education credit for accountants. For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaint, refund and program cancellation, please contact our offices at (800) 930-6182.
This is a Basic level program presented in a group live setting. No advanced preparation or prerequisites are required. Upon completion of this course, attendee will be able to: 1. Determine when a client is eligible for Medicaid. 2. List at least four types of excluded assets for purposes of Medicaid eligibility. 3. Explain how MAGI is calculated. 4. Explain why the timing of Medicaid-qualifying transfer is so important. 5. List major steps involved in applying for Medicaid. 6. Recall Medicaid estate recovery rules. 7. Distinguish between ethical and unethical practices. Field(s) of Study -- Behavioral Ethics; Specialized Knowledge.
This program has been accepted by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. and qualifies for 7.0 hours of CE credit for CFP® Certificants. Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. (CFP Board) owns the CFP® certification mark, the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ certification mark, the CFP® certification mark (with plaque design) logo and the CFP® certification mark (with flame design) logo in the United States, which it authorizes use of by individuals who successfully complete CFP Board's initial and ongoing certification requirements.
Upon completion of this course, attendee will be able to: 1. Determine when a client is eligible for Medicaid. 2. List at least four types of excluded assets for purposes of Medicaid eligibility. 3. Explain how MAGI is calculated. 4. Explain why the timing of Medicaid-qualifying transfer is so important. 5. List major steps involved in applying for Medicaid. 6. Recall Medicaid estate recovery rules. 7. Distinguish between ethical and unethical practices.
NBI, Inc. is a Certified Sponsor of professional continuing education with the National Association of Long Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB) and has approved this program for the number of clock hours listed under their sponsor agreement with NAB/NCERS. State licensure boards, however, have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses.
CHARLES L. CONSAGRA is of counsel with the Law Offices of Mascelli & Paterson, where he concentrates in the field of administrative law, with primary specialty in the areas of workers' compensation, Social Security, and unemployment compensation. Since 1978, Mr. Consagra has been a part-time faculty member at Keystone College as an instructor in the areas of education, behavioral sciences, criminal justice, and business law. He is an instructor in business for graduate students through Marywood University. Mr. Consagra earned his B.A. degree, magna cum laude, from the University of Scranton and his J.D. degree from Seton Hall University School of Law. He earned his Master of Arts degree in counseling psychology and his Master of Science degree in education from Marywood University. Mr. Consagra also holds an M.Div. degree and a Ph.D. degree (all but dissertations).
JONATHAN L. DEWALD is an attorney with McNerney Page Vanderlin & Hall, where he focuses his practice in the areas of estate planning, estate administration, asset protection, and elder law. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for North Central Sight Services, Inc. and The Dickinson School of Law Alumni Society. Mr. DeWald is also a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association, the Lycoming Law Association, and the Charles F. Greevy, Jr. American Inn of Court. He is an accredited attorney with the United States Department of Veterans Affairs. Mr. DeWald earned his B.A. degree from the University of Richmond and his J.D. degree from Penn State University’s Dickinson School of Law.
JUSTIN NEIDIG is an attorney with the City of New York Administration for Children's Services, which is the city agency responsible for child welfare, juvenile justice, and early care and education services. He provides legal counsel to the agency's senior leadership to ensure compliance with city, state and federal law in the areas of procurement, finance and delivery of services to children and families. Prior to working for the city of New York, Mr. Neidig served as an associate at a large New York City law firm focused on corporate transactions. He earned his Bachelor of Accountancy degree from The George Washington University and his J.D. degree from the College of William and Mary.
GEORGE M. VASILIADIS is an attorney with the law offices of Vasiliadis Pappas Associates LLC, in Bethlehem. His practice is focused in the areas of trust and estate planning and administration, long-term care planning and asset protection, as well as veterans' pension benefits planning, and special needs planning. Prior to his practice of law, Mr. Vasiliadis worked as a corporate Medicaid specialist for Genesis Healthcare Corporation, the nation's largest provider of nursing, rehabilitation and long-term care services. Mr. Vasiliadis received his bachelor's degree from Pennsylvania State University and his J.D. degree from Widener University School of Law. He is a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association (Elder Law Section), the Northampton County Bar Association (Elder Law and Estate & Trust Law committees), the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, the Pennsylvania Association of Elder Law Attorneys, the Philadelphia Estate Planning Council and the Estate Planning Council of the Lehigh Valley.
$339 / Each Additional
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