Coverage And Legal

Coverage and legal resources

Medicare Rights Center

The Medicare Rights Center is a national, nonprofit consumer service organization that works to ensure access to affordable health care for older adults and people with disabilities through counseling and advocacy, educational programs and public policy initiatives.

U.S. Living Will Registry

The U.S. Living Will Registry electronically stores all types of advance directives, including living wills, health care proxies, health care power of attorney, and organ donor information,  and makes them available to health care providers 24 hours/day via secure Internet or telephone-facsimile.

U.S. Social Security Administration

Information on Medicare and other SSA benefits

The State Bar of California

Information on nursing homes, caregiving, and law as it pertains to the elderly

National Institute on Aging

Information on advance care planning and health care directives

Understanding Advance Directives

Information on advance directives


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