Written by attorney Marty Burbank

Will the government or state take my house if I go into a nursing home?

Medi-Cal for Medicaid recovery is a process where the state goes after the assets that are left behind when somebody passes away, when that person had received Medi-Cal benefits. There are many steps that we can take in California especially to protect those assets, but it requires prior planning. The earlier we do that, the better.

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