Protecting you families assets in the event a family member needs to go into a facility is something that should be addressed well in advance of the possibility of it happening. There are ways of protecting those assets without jeopardizing the health care needs of those in need with the use of Trusts and other tools but because there are look back periods in the Medicaid laws the conversation needs to start now.
Should a loved one need to use Medicaid for their health needs you’ll need to file a Medicaid application. Navigating the Medicaid application process can be difficult and if denied it is difficult to get a reversal so doing it correctly the first time is crucial. Our Medicaid expert will advise you as to the rules and regulations and can help you create a carefully calculated strategy specific to your family’s individual financial situation.