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Based on these facts, Medicaid may have a claim against the bank account, but it’s also probably not worth their trouble to go after it. It may not be worth yours, either, depending on what the bank and your state’s probate laws require to liquidate the account.
For more on Medicaid's power to recover benefits paid, click here.
Medicaid Rules, etc