Medicaid and Other Coverage Under the ACA for the Aged and Disabled: State Expansion, Waivers
Recording of a 90-minute CLE webinar with Q&A
This CLE course will guide elder law attorneys through eligibility standards for long-term care funded through Medicare, Medicaid, and other payors. The panel will discuss Medicare rules for nursing facility and home care services, state rule challenges, and critical considerations for clinical standards for Medicaid programs and other payors.
- Medicaid vs. Medicare
- Non-long-term Medicaid and coverage
- Recent state law expansion and some challenges
- Best practices for elder law attorneys
The panel will review these key issues and more:
- What are the requirements for Medicaid eligibility?
- What are some of the key state rule challenges for seeking Medicaid under the ACA?
- What are the implications of states exercising Section 1115 waivers and implementing additional Medicaid requirements?
- What new challenges do practitioners face when seeking institutional or community-based care?
- What steps should counsel take to try to protect a client's assets while still meeting Medicaid eligibility?
Mr. Arkin represents the elderly, the disabled and their caregivers in all facets of Elder Law including Estate... | Read More
Mr. Arkin represents the elderly, the disabled and their caregivers in all facets of Elder Law including Estate Planning, Asset Protection Planning, Public Benefits, Incapacity Planning, Veteran Benefits, and Special Needs Planning. He gained a passion for helping the elderly after watching his own family struggle to afford the care his grandparents needed. Mr. Arkin witnessed how his family was harmed by misinformation regarding Public Benefits and the difficulties they had in navigating the governmental bureaucracy involved with obtaining Medicaid and Veterans Benefits.Close
Rachael A. Houck, J.D.
Gudorf Law Group
Ms. Houck’s practice centers around elder law, estate planning, and probate.| Read More
Ms. Houck’s practice centers around elder law, estate planning, and probate.Close
Dale M. Krause, J.D., LL.M.
President and CEO
Krause Financial Services
Mr. Krause, J.D., LL.M. is the President and CEO of Krause Financial Services – a Wisconsin-based firm that... | Read More
Mr. Krause, J.D., LL.M. is the President and CEO of Krause Financial Services – a Wisconsin-based firm that specializes in crisis Medicaid planning through the use of Medicaid Compliant Annuities and other insurance products. With over 30 years of industry experience, he’s a national expert on using annuities to accelerate eligibility for Medicaid. Mr. Krause earned his B.S. degrees in Sociology and Political Science from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point in 1981, his J.D. from Thomas Cooley Law School in 1985, and his LL.M. in Taxation from DePaul College of Law in 1990. He is a member of the Wisconsin State Bar and an emeritus member of the Michigan State Bar. For more information regarding Mr. Krause, his accomplishments, and his company, visit www.medicaidannuity.com.Close