Understanding Medicare: What You Need to Know in 2019

Understanding Medicare: What You Need to Know in 2019

Are you unsure of how to use Medicare for your healthcare needs? Or are you afraid to use it because you’re not sure what Medicare will cover? Our Benefits Specialist, Beth Monnat, has worked with thousands of people over her career, and she hears from many who...
Medicaid FAQ

Medicaid FAQ

Using a government benefit such as Medicaid is a fairly common way to pay for long-term care. According to AARP, 65% of nursing home residents use Medicaid to pay for their care. Unfortunately, there is a lot of misinformation out there, which makes this very...
Threats to Medicaid: Can You Prove It?

Threats to Medicaid: Can You Prove It?

Cash payments or informal caregiver arrangements can affect your loved one’s ability to qualify for Medicaid upon going into a nursing home. Here’s what you need to know… Giving Money to Family Can Jeopardize Medicaid Eligibility When someone applies...
Consumer’s Guide to Medicaid 2011

Consumer’s Guide to Medicaid 2011

There haven’t been many changes since last year, but our Consumer’s Guide to Medicaid for 2011 is now out. Last year’s edition was one of our most popular downloads of 2010. If you, or anyone you know may be facing a nursing home, then this guide can...