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Independent Living at the BA

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A number of years ago, during the peak of our logistics consulting practice, we probably would have dismissed the idea of living at Chestnut Hill Benevolent Association. We had a lovely home in a picturesque New England town, and ...

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Medicare Rumors

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Is it true Medicare benefits for Christian Science care facilities are being discontinued?

Someone called me today to ask if Medicare benefits in Christian Science facilities would be discontinued under the Federal Patient Protec...

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[audio] What lies beyond level 1

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Carolyn Hill, a 2011 graduate of the Christian Science Nurses Training School, speaks to what lies beyond Level One of the Christian Science Nursing Arts training “Well I knew I wanted to go on, that I didn’t just want to

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Question: How can Boomers learn more about Medicare?

For Boomers approaching Medicare age, what are good resources to learn more about Medicare? I’ve been thinking about what resources are out there for baby boomers wanting to learn more about Medicare. My go-to website for Med...

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Janiva Answers: Does My Policy Cover CS Benefits?

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Janiva Toler Executive Director Answers Your Questions on Healthcare
Question: How can I tell if my current insurance policy covers Christian Science benefits? Or if a policy that I am researching has CS benefits?
Answer: This...

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Janiva Answers: Enrolling in Medicare

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Janiva Toler Executive Director Answers Your Questions on Healthcare
Question: I’m approaching 65 and will be enrolling in Medicare. Is there a checklist that explains the decisions I have to make?
Answer: There is a very go...

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Janiva Answers: Recommended Medigap Policies

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Janiva Toler Executive Director Answers Your Questions on Healthcare
Question: I am turning 65 in late March and Medicare Part A & B are taking effect on March 1st of this year. I would like some information about the Medicare ...

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Janiva Answers: How Do I Request Christian Science Benefits In My Company’s Health Care Plan?

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Janiva Toler Executive Director Answers Your Questions on Healthcare
Question: How Do I Request Christian Science Benefits In My Company’s Health Care Plan?
Answer: Most companies that include Christian Science benefits in t...

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Janiva Answers: Who Needs a Health Care Proxy?

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Janiva Toler Executive Director Answers Your Questions on Healthcare
Question: Who Needs a Health Care Proxy?
Answer: Everyone should have a health care proxy (or durable power of attorney for health care – depending on the ...

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Janiva Answers: Opt-Out for Christian Scientists?

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Janiva Toler Executive Director Answers Your Questions on Healthcare
Question: Is there an opt-out for Christian Scientists under the federal healthcare reform legislation such as they have in Massachusetts?
Answer: Under the ...

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