Kevin Whatcott was born and raised in Salt Lake City, Utah. He graduated from West High School in 1980 and then served a two-year mission for his church in New England. After attending the University of Utah, he graduated with honors in 1988 with a degree in political science, a minor in economics and a Certificate in Public Administration. He received his law degree from Boston University in 1991. Kevin was trained in Alzheimer’s interventions by the Alzheimer’s Association of Utah and was appointed by Governor Herbert to the Alzheimer’s State Plan Task Force, which drafted Utah’s first Alzheimer’s state plan, adopted by the Utah Legislature in 2012. Kevin is a licensed attorney, member of the Utah State Bar, and a Certified Senior Advisor and serves as Administrator and CEO of Homewatch CareGivers of Utah.

Medicare and Medicaid

Medicare and Medicaid are two government programs that are often confused.  The better we understand what each program offers, the better we will be able to utilize the benefits these programs might offer to us or our loved ones.  In short, Medicare is the federal health insurance program for citizens of the United States who are…