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Should You Prepare a Medicaid Application Yourself?

Whether you should prepare and file a Medicaid application by yourself or should hire help depends on answers to the following questions:

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Nursing Home Residents May Keep $250 Stimulus Payment

The $250 stimulus payment for Social Security beneficiaries is not considered income to nursing home residents on Medicaid ...

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Long-Term Care at Home Consumer Guide

An attorney now in his ninth decade has compiled a detailed reference for anyone needing to learn about caring for the elderly at home -- and is offering it free of charge.

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Medicaid's Benefits for Assisted Living Facility Residents

Almost all state Medicaid programs will cover some assisted living costs, although there may be a waiting list.

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Circles of Care: How to Set Up Quality Home Care for Our Elders.

Most seniors, given a choice, would prefer to remain at home rather than go to a nursing home.

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Hiring a Caregiver: Should You Employ One Yourself or Go Through an Agency?

Most seniors prefer to stay at home as long as possible rather than move into a nursing home...

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Receiving an Inheritance While on Medicaid

For most people, receiving an inheritance is something good, but for a nursing home resident on Medicaid, an inherit...

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Getting Outside Help When Providing Care at Home

Public and private agencies offer a variety of home care services that may be available to you.

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