According to Zimmer, Crick befriended the elderly man in Zimmer says once Crick drained the victim's life savings, she convinced the elderly man to make her the beneficiary and trustee of his living trust, home, annuity, and life insurance. Crick also obtained Power of Attorney over his healthcare.
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And we have several recent case successes demonstrating just this trend. This means that fraud can also end at the grassroots level. SMP volunteers across the state remind their peers to protect their Medicare numbers as they do their credit cards.
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Each California County has an Adult Protective Services APS agency to help elder adults 65 years and older and dependent adults who are disabledwhen these adults are unable to meet their own needs, or are victims of abuse, neglect or exploitation. County APS agencies investigate reports of abuse of elders and dependent adults who live in private homes, apartments, hotels or hospitals. These are some possible warning signs that abuse might be occurring to an older or disabled adult or that the individual is at increased risk for abuse.
Yolanda Farrell lay mostly paralyzed in a nursing home, unable to feed or dress herself, when her homeless daughter persuaded her to move out. Over the next two years, according to police and court records, Raye took her elderly mother to the doctor once. By the end of that year, Farrell, an year-old former real-estate underwriter who loved to travel, had died of septic shock resulting from severe bedsore infections.
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The circumstances are as follows: 6. A Kern County APS social worker conducted a preliminary evaluation and determined Respondent was suffering from a diminished mental capacity. A Kern County APS social worker was assigned to evaluate Respondent and make recommendations to provide assistance and referrals to assist Respondent in meeting her basic life needs.