Case Conclusion Date:January 1, 2011
Practice Area:Elder Law
Outcome:Victory for client's family and the nursing home
Description:Client had a complicated gifting pattern, then went to a nursing home. During the application process the client passed away and Medicaid benefits were initially denied. Thanks to strong advocacy and the outstanding administrative appeals staff, Medicaid benefits were approved and the nursing home was paid, even though it took over one year since the client's death.