What is Medicaid?
Medicaid is a Federal government program, administered through the states, for those that meet strict maximum asset and income requirements for poverty. Medicaid will cover almost every expense associated with nursing home care.
What does Medicaid coverage include?
Medicaid coverage includes room and board, nursing services, prescription and over-the-counter drugs, durable medical equipment, speech, physical and occupational therapy, medical supplies, and transportation for needed medical services.
Do you have to be poor to qualify for Medicaid?
In Michigan, to qualify for Medicaid coverage one must meet the following asset and income qualifications:
Medicaid Asset Qualifications
Medicaid Income Qualifications
Is applying for Medicaid benefits difficult?
Medicaid is a rapidly changing and complex program. Filing an application is not difficult but meeting the requirements for Medicaid benefits while preserving the assets of the individual or couple is a frustrating and time-consuming task. The attorneys at Christopher B. Kroll & Associates are very experienced in this process and will handle all aspects of the application process so that you can be assured that your loved one is getting the care they deserve, while preserving their assets.