If you are still several years away from your retirement years, and you have never before needed to qualify for Medicaid benefits, you may wonder why you keep hearing about the need to include Medicaid planning in your estate plan. You are not alone. Many people fail to understand the need to plan ahead for [ ] The post Vero Beach Medicaid Attorneys Explain the Need to Plan Ahead appeared first on Kulas Law Group.
At this point in your life you may be fortunate enough to have employer sponsored health insurance coverage for you and your family. As such, you may have never given much thought to qualifying for Medicaid benefits. When you create your comprehensive estate plan, however, you need to do more than just think about qualifying [ ] The post Vero Beach Medicaid Planning Tips appeared first on Kulas Law Group.
With nursing home costs in a seemingly endless upward climb, it would be easy to surrender to the belief that few of us will ever be able to get the care that we need as we grow older and more infirm. That would be a frightening thought, especially when you consider that some experts believe [ ] The post The Quest for Medicaid Benefits: Planning for Eligibility appeared first on Kulas Law Group.
It may be a new year, but that doesn’t mean that everything’s changed. Many of the things we took for granted in 2016 remain just as true now as they have ever been. For example, roughly half of us can still expect that we’ll require long-term care at some point later in life. And that, [ ] The post Five Vital Facts About Eligibility Requirements for Medicaid in 2017 appeared first on Kulas Law Group.
For decades now, the Medicaid program has been providing health insurance for millions of the nation’s low-income families and seniors. At times, the program has been a source of controversy. At other times, it has received praise for the difference it makes in the lives of many American citizens. It is, however, a government program [ ] The post How Will Florida’s Surprise $75 Million Medicaid Bill Affect You? appeared first on Kulas Law Group.
With roughly half of us expected to find ourselves in need of nursing home care later in life, it’s never too early to start thinking about how we’re going to pay for those long-term care expenses. The fact is that nursing home costs have risen steadily for many years now, and most analysts expect them [ ] The post Do You Understand the Medicaid Lookback Period? appeared first on Kulas Law Group.
For decades now, there has been an ongoing debate over the size and scope of the Medicaid program. Created more than half a century ago to help provide health care insurance to low-income Americans, the program has been a favorite target for some politicians and policy gurus whenever issues like debt, budgets, or healthcare policy [ ] The post The Cost of Medicaid: What it Means for You appeared first on Kulas Law Group.