TITLE

When Expert Advice Is Needed, Ask An Expert

AUTHOR(S)
Connolly, Jim
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;3/19/2007, Vol. 111 Issue 11, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the services that geriatric care managers can offer to Baby boomers to sort out care choices for parents. It is important to assess the degree of functioning or lack of function the parent may be experiencing. Planners take a proactive role in helping a client locate a professions.
ACCESSION #
24688856

 

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