Medicaid Eligibility Strategies in Long-Term Care Planning for the Elderly
Navigating the Complex Requirements for Medicaid Qualification in a Climate of Services Cutbacks
Recording of a 90-minute CLE webinar with Q&A
This CLE course will prepare counsel to advise elderly clients in obtaining Medicaid eligibility for funding long-term care costs. The panel will outline how to navigate the complex eligibility requirements and review current challenges to be expected in seeking institutional and community-based care.
- Medicare v. Medicaid
- Medicaid eligibility requirements
- Medical necessity
- Financial eligibility
- Transfer of assets
- Medicaid scope of services: cutbacks in home care services
- Best practices for meeting Medicaid eligibility and application requirements
The panel will review these and other key questions:
- What are the requirements of Medicaid eligibility?
- 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?
Following the speaker presentations, you'll have an opportunity to get answers to your specific questions during the interactive Q&A.
Goldfarb Abrandt Salzman & Kutzin
He concentrates in health law, elder law, trusts and estates, and the rights of the elderly and disabled. He is a... | Read More
He concentrates in health law, elder law, trusts and estates, and the rights of the elderly and disabled. He is a nationally recognized authority in the field of elder law, Medicare, Medicaid and the use of trusts in health care planning. He is the co-author of the legal treatise New York Elder Law.Close
Michael J. Keenan
Mr. Keenan specializes in elder law, estate planning, special needs trusts and probate law. He has written... | Read More
Mr. Keenan specializes in elder law, estate planning, special needs trusts and probate law. He has written articles for legal journals and periodicals on the topics of special needs trusts, estate planning and the termination of parental rights. He is a frequent speaker at professional organizations on the topics of elder law, estate planning and special needs trusts.Close
Yale S. Hauptman
Hauptman & Hauptman
His practice is devoted exclusively to elder and disability law. He has been featured in both local and national media... | Read More
His practice is devoted exclusively to elder and disability law. He has been featured in both local and national media and is the author of, “Be Nice To Me-I Pick Your Nursing Home! – How to Provide For Your Parent’s Care Without Going To The Poorhouse or The Nuthouse.”Close