Articles with the "Medicaid" tag
What is Medicaid?
Medicaid is a joint federal and state program that helps low income individuals pay for the costs associated with long-term custodial care, such as a nursing home.
Does everyone qualify for Medicaid?
No. Because Medicaid is a so-called needs based program, it is only available to those whose assets and income levels meet the eligibility standards. This means you may have to spend down your assets before qualifying for Medicaid. Continue reading