My father is currently in a nursing home for rehabilitation after a surgery. We are investigating Medicaid eligibility. He...Read more
You really need to sit down with an elder law attorney to get an answer to such a specific question. The answer may be as easy as transferring the mineral rights into the name of the healthy spouse or you might be advised to transfer them to a trust in case you both need care. Only a local elder law attorney who knows local practices and can look at this asset in the context your other assets and income will be able to advise you.
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