Legal Advice for Medicaid — 173 results
Written by attorney Noel Simpson, about 4 years ago. STAFF PICK
Can I apply for Medicaid benefits regardless of my income and assets? Yes. Everyone can apply for benefits, even illegal immigrants. The correct question to ask is are you eligible to... more
Written by attorney Geraldine Brown, over 4 years ago. STAFF PICK
Get Specific Information Regarding Michigan Medicaid Regulations Although Congress and the Federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) set out the main rules under which... more
Written by attorney Beverly Eckard, over 4 years ago. STAFF PICK
Understand How Estate Recovery Works Benefits paid by Medicaid for skilled nursing care or for personal care services at the assisted living level are estate recoverable by the Medicaid... more
Written by attorney Robert Friedman, over 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
Purchase Long Term Care Insurance Purchase a New York State Partnership Long Term Care Insurance policy which allows you to qualify for Medicaid after the coverage ends, regardless of the... more
Written by attorney James Frederick, almost 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
People are living longer. The fastest growing segment of the U.S. population is people over 80. Because of this fact, more people require more medical care. Medicare and Medicaid cannot... more
Written by attorney Michael Van Cise, over 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
Retirement Funds Are a "Countable Resource." The Georgia Medicaid manual rules indicate that certain retirement funds can be treated as income and as a “countable resource” or an asset.... more
Written by attorney David Goldman, over 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
Transferring a portion or all of a home to a family member. Often, people executed deeds that include other family members in an effort to avoid probate. The most common type of deed that... more
Written by attorney Andrew White, over 1 year ago.
If one is making gifts as part of Medicaid/nursing home planning, then making the gifts to the trustee of a Medicaid trust is a safer alternative than making the gifts... more
Written by attorney Robert Keltos, 2 months ago.
A Caregiver Agreement is a valuable document to have in place as a part of an elder care recipient’s Estate and Medicaid planning. Are You Providing Care For A Senior Family Member? As our... more
Written by attorney Gorham Clark, 4 months ago.
Medicaid, which was established as a health care safety net for the poor, has become the long-term care insurance of the middle class. Its basic rules of spousal protection and transfer... more