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Benjamin J. Glatfelter, Esquire

Benjamin Glatfelter is a shareholder of Kennedy, PC Law Offices.   Mr. Glatfelter, a graduate of Gettysburg College and Suffolk University School of Law, joined Kennedy, PC Law Offices in 2006.  His practice focuses on representing long-term care providers in Pennsylvania, Maryland and New Jersey in Medicaid eligibility appeals, guardianships and collection matters.  Mr. Glatfelter also works with CCRCs and individual long-term care facilities for a variety of licensure and regulatory and compliance matters, including the drafting and revision of admission agreements.

 

Publications/Articles/Speaking Engagements

  • Co-speaker, Understanding Appeal Options for Adverse CHC-MCO Decisions, Pennsylvania Health Care Association Annual Convention, November 2018.
  • Co-speaker, Medicaid Eligibility and Collections: Recognizing Problems and Finding Solutions, Pennsylvania Health Care Association Annual Convention, November 2018.
  • Co-speaker, Understanding Appeal Options for Adverse CHC-MCO Decisions, Pennsylvania Association of County Affiliated Homes Convention, September 2018.
  • Co-speaker, Medicaid Eligibility and Collections: Recognizing Problems and Finding Solutions, Pennsylvania Association of County Affiliated Homes Convention, April 2018.
  • Co-speaker, Mandatory Reporting of Crimes: Current Requirements and Implementation of “Phase II” Regulations in the Final Rule of the Updated Federal Nursing Home Regulations, Pennsylvania Health Care Association Annual Convention, September 2017.
  • Co-speaker, Discussion of Select Topics of Revised Federal Nursing Home Regulations, Pennsylvania Association of County Affiliated Homes Convention, September 2017.
  • Co-speaker, Medicaid Eligibility and Collections: Recognizing Problems and Finding Solutions, Pennsylvania Association of County Affiliated Homes Convention, September 2017.
  • Co-presenter, Understanding the Role of Guardians and Agents under Power of Attorney, LeadingAge Webinar, May 2017.
  • Co-speaker, Medicaid Eligibility and Transfer Penalties: What Steps Should Facilities Take to Maximize Chances of Obtaining Payment?, Pennsylvania Association of County Affiliated Homes Convention, April 2017.
  • Co-speaker, Medical Assistance Eligibility: Top Ten Recommendations to Increase a Facility’s Likelihood of Obtaining Payment from the Medical Assistance Program, Pennsylvania Health Care Association Annual Convention, September 2016.
  • Co-speaker, Maximizing Medical Assistance Reimbursement, LeadingAge PA 2016 Annual Conference, June 2016.
  • Co-speaker, 2016 PHCA Assisted Living Residence Forum, Pennsylvania Health Care Association, May 2016.
  • Co-speaker, Medicaid Eligibility and Collections: Recognizing Problems and Finding Solutions, Pennsylvania Health Care Association Annual Convention, November 2015.
  • Co-speaker, Medicaid Eligibility and Transfer Penalties: What Steps Should Facilities Take to Maximize Chances of Obtaining Payment?, Pennsylvania Health Care Association Annual Convention, November 2015.
  • Co-speaker, Medicaid Eligibility and Collections: Recognizing Problems and Finding Solutions, Pennsylvania Association of County Affiliated Homes Convention, September 2015.
  • Co-speaker, Medicaid Reimbursement: Recognizing Problems and Finding Solutions, LeadingAge PA 2015 Annual Conference, June 2015.
  • Co-presenter, Medicaid Eligibility and Transfer Penalties: What Steps Should Facilities Take to Maximize Chances of Obtaining Payment?, Pennsylvania Health Care Association Webinar, May 2015.
  • Co-speaker, Medicaid Eligibility and Transfer Penalties, Pennsylvania Association of County Affiliated Homes Convention, April 2015.
  • Co-speaker, Civil Litigation Updates: A Discussion of Pennsylvania’s Statutory Duty of Support, Responsible Party Liability, and the Use of Arbitration Agreements, Pennsylvania Health Care Association Annual Convention, November 2014.
  • Speaker, Financial Powers of Attorney, Pennsylvania Association of County Affiliated Homes Convention, October 2014.
  • Speaker, Mandatory Reporting Requirements of the Elder Justice Act, Pennsylvania Association of County Affiliated Homes Convention, October 2014.
  • Speaker, Estates as a Tool to Collect AR and Establish Medicaid Eligibility, Pennsylvania Association of County Affiliated Homes Convention, April 2014.
  • Panelist, Joint State Government Commission Advisory Committee on Long      Term Care Services and Supports, February 2014.
  • Co-presenter, Elder Abuse: What Steps Should You Take if You Suspect Someone is Abusing (Financially or Otherwise) a Resident, Pennsylvania Health Care Association Webinar, November 2013.
  • Co-speaker, Cracking the Secrets of Agency: The Powers and Duties under Powers of Attorney and the Powers and Duties of Health Care Agents and Health Care Representatives, Pennsylvania Health Care Association Annual Convention, September 2013.
  • Co-speaker, Payment for Services Rendered and Reimbursement Issues, Results Management National LTC Conference, April 2013.
  • Co-speaker, The PA-162 Process, Pennsylvania Association of County Affiliated Homes Convention, April 2013.
  • Co-speaker, Estates as a Tool to Collect AR and Establish Medicaid Eligibility,   Pennsylvania Health Care Association Annual Convention, November 2012.
  • Co-presenter, Elder Justice Act’s Mandatory Reporting Requirements, Pennsylvania Health Care Association Webinar, October 2012.
  • Co-speaker, Current Issues Impacting Continuing Care Retirement Communities, Health and Human Services Workshop, May 2012.
  • Co-speaker, Elder Justice Act, Pennsylvania Association of County Affiliated Homes Convention, April 2012.
  • Co-speaker, Medicaid Eligibility/Collections: Dealing with Transfer Penalties and Addressing Estate Matters, Pennsylvania Health Care Association Annual Convention, October 2011.
  • Co-speaker, Payment for Services Rendered and Reimbursement Issues, Results Management National LTC Conference, April 2011. 
  • Co-speaker, Assisted Living Regulations: Informed Consent, Transfer and Discharge Issues and Excludable Conditions, PHCA/CALM PC and AL Summit, March 2011.
  • Co-speaker, Medicaid Eligibility & Transfer Penalties: What Steps Should Facilities Take to Maximize Chances of Obtaining Payment, Pennsylvania Association of County Affiliated Homes Convention, April 2010.
  • Co-speaker, LTC Law: Major Issues and Recommendations, Results Management National LTC Conference, February 2010.
  • Co-speaker, LTC Law: Major Issues and Recommendations, Results Management National LTC Conference, March 2009.
  • Co-speaker, Maximizing Opportunities in the Nursing Home Industry, Pennsylvania Health Care Association Annual Convention, September 2008.
  • Co-author, Pennsylvania’s New Legislation on Health Care Decision Making, Pennsylvania Health Care Association, January 2007.

 

Bar Admittance

 

- Pennsylvania

- Maryland

- New Jersey

- United States District Court for the District of New Jersey

- United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania

 

Education

Juris Doctor, Suffolk University School of Law, Boston, Massachusetts

 

Bachelor of Arts, Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

  • Double Major in Economics and Management
  • Honors:
    • Omicron Delta Epsilon (National Economics Honorary Society)
    • Pi Lambda Sigma (National Pre-Legal and Business Honorary Society)

CONTACT
BENJAMIN J. GLATFELTER

EMAIL: bglatfelter@kennedypc.net

PHONE & EXTENSION:
717-233-7100 x 121