Category: Medicaid

May 17, 2018 robert slutsky

While it is not a large part of the program, family provided care under the PA Medicaid Waiver program is getting larger.   There are two ways a family member can provide care to a medically appropriate relative and get compensated under the Medicaid Waiver program. The person can get hired by a homecare agency…

January 15, 2018 robert slutsky

What is a Special Needs Trust? A Special Needs Trust is a trust, authorized under federal law, that holds the funds of a disabled beneficiary and allows the beneficiary to qualify for means tested public benefits like Medicaid and Supplemental Security Income (SSI). Were those same assets owned directly by the disabled person, they would…