Looking for a quick answer? Take a look at the common questions you’ll need to address when applying for Medicaid.
Keys To Medicaid Eligibility


There are many Medicaid eligibility criteria that a person must meet before they can secure a Medicaid approval. We’ve compiled recurring themes found during the Medicaid planning process. Engaging an experienced Medicaid and elder law attorney can help you navigate the maze and protect your life savings.

Are you or your loved one in a nursing home or about to enter one soon?

Did you know the average cost of long-term care in a nursing home is between $4,000 to $6,000 per month?

Did you know that Medicare and most private health insurance will not pay for long-term care?

Does your family have the resources to pay for long-term care?

Did you know that Medicaid is the number one payor source for nursing home bills?

Does the person who needs long-term care have more than $2,313 in monthly income?

Does the person who needs long-term care have more in than $2,000 inchecking, savings, investment accounts?

Does the person who needs long-term care own and home or other real estate?

Does the person who needs long-term care have a spouse or dependent family members?

Have a pension, 401(k), IRA, annuities, or other retirement savings?

Own a vehicle?

Does the person who needs long-term care own a business?

Did the person who needs long-term care give away any money or property in the last five years?

Are you worried that Medicaid will try to take your house if you or your spouse receives benefits?

Are you aware that many Medicaid applications prepared by nursing homes or family members are denied?

Medicaid Eligibility Doesn't Just Happen We Make it Happen

  • If your parent or spouse is over the income limit, We can fix that.
  • If your parent or spouse is over the asset limit, We can protect their assets and get them under the limit.
  • If your parent or spouse has made gifts and may have a Medicaid penalty, We can minimize the damage and get them Medicaid as soon ​as possible.
  • If you need help getting through the application, We can walk you through the entire process.