When a loved one goes into a nursing home, the family faces the daunting prospect of how to pay the monthly bill which could be as much as $10,000. The situation is even scarier when there is a spouse who fears impoverishment because of the nursing home costs.
Applying for Medicaid can be confusing and complicated. There are a number of landmines in the process that can catch applicants unaware. Often times the Medicaid rules don’t make sense. So people can get denied or penalized from these landmines. Moreover, Medicaid rules are constantly changing. We are here to help you navigate the application process and preserve as many assets for the spouse and heirs as legally possible.