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The Biggest Misconception about ALFs and Medicaid (Part 3)

       The last two weeks I have been talking about the biggest misconception about assisted living facilities and Medicaid so let’s continue.        I explained to Carol the issue with level of care – that her … Continue reading

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CMS confirms that transfer penalty for Medicaid home care applicants starts to run at time of application

Followers of this blog know that when a person applies for Medicaid under the New Jersey MLTSS program or other state programs that pay for nursing homes, assisted living or home health care services, there is a 5-year look-back that … Continue reading

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Funeral Planning Important but So Is Medicaid

Should you plan and pay for funeral in advance? Do you expect to need Medicaid? If you are thinking about pre-planning your funeral, you'll need to decide whether to pay for everything now to lock in the price; but you … Continue reading

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State efforts to impose work requirements for Medicaid benefits is subject of lawsuit

Under the federal Medicaid statute 42 USC 1396__ there is a provision called “Section 1115 waiver” which is designed to enable States to try out variations on their Medicaid programs to reach broader segments of the population. The pertinent section … Continue reading

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Medicaid: What is it? Am I eligible? What’s the “look-back period”?

In this article, we give an overview of #Medicaid for Long-term care. We explain Medicaid income requirements, the Medicaid look back period, and Medicaid eligibility requirements. #ElderLaw, #IllinoisElderLaw Read more detail on Recent Family Law posts –

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