2016 ALS News You Can Use

On Sunday, April 10, over 40 PALS and family members attended the 2016 ALS News You Can Use annual patient meeting.  This year’s topic was Prepare to Care:  Legal Planning When Living with a Chronic Medical Condition, presented by attorney Jana Dutton, Founder of Dutton and Casey, P.C, a law firm specializing in Estate Planning, Probate and Elder Law.  Ms. Dutton presented very thorough and pertinent advice regarding powers of attorney, advance directives, and options for paying for long term care.

This annual patient meeting was funded through The Jill and Dennis Smith ALS Education and Awareness Fund, providing ALS healthcare professionals, patients and families and the general public education and awareness of ALS and sponsored by National Seating and Mobility.