How much do you know about elder law in Pennsylvania, take quiz.

1. What is the average monthly cost of a nursing home in the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area?
2. What is Medicaid and how does it differ from Medicare? Why is this significant for the average older adult?
3. How do you qualify for Medicaid services in a nursing home?
4. Can you get help to pay for the cost of assisted living services?
5. If you make a gift of money or property to a child, friend or charity and need nursing home care later, how long will that gift affect your eligibility for benefits?
6. If your spouse goes into a nursing home, how much will you be able to save to live on?
7. If you become mentally incapacitated and have no Agent, can your spouse make medical and financial decisions for you?