How Do I Stop Medicaid From Taking My House In Indiana?

Posted on January 5, 2022 by Thomas Hynes.

Suppose Medicaid is paying your nursing home bills. As a Medicaid recipient, you’ve already demonstrated that you have low income and assets. You’ve already confirmed with Medicaid that you own a house. And Medicaid lets you keep your house while you receive benefits. What you might not know is that Medicaid might attempt to take […]

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Could An Indiana Medicaid Aged & Disabled Waiver Help You?

Posted on January 3, 2022 by Thomas Hynes.

Medicaid’s Aged & Disabled Waiver can provide a host of health care benefits to you, including valuable care at home and in the community so that you don’t have to live in a nursing home. Here’s a brief overview of what the Aged & Disabled Waiver entails in the state of Indiana and how Hawkins […]

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What Income Qualifies You For Medicaid?

Posted on December 31, 2021 by Thomas Hynes.

If you want Medicaid to cover things like expensive nursing home bills in Indiana, then you’ll need to show that you qualify.

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What Is The Indiana Long Term Care Insurance Program?

Posted on by Thomas Hynes.

Long-term care (LTC) can become a significant issue for you or a loved one, as the cost of care can – and often does – consume a lot of assets. You cannot predict exactly what health care needs you may have in the future, but you can take steps to plan so that you do […]

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Should I Apply For Traditional Medicaid?

Posted on December 29, 2021 by Thomas Hynes.

If you or a loved one needs long term care, then Medicaid can potentially pay for this care, whether in a nursing home, assisted living facility, and even at home. However, some seniors are medically frail and need more extensive care in a nursing home setting. Many Indiana nursing home residents who qualify for Medicaid […]

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Is Applying For Medicaid Difficult In Indiana?

Posted on December 27, 2021 by Thomas Hynes.

Medicaid can be difficult to apply for depending on the type of benefits that you need. You might need long term care, which could include living in a nursing home facility. To receive care in a nursing home, you have to qualify in part based on your finances and healthcare. There are many steps to […]

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How Much Does A Medicaid Planner Cost?

Posted on December 24, 2021 by Thomas Hynes.

Medicaid can provide you with valuable benefits that make a real difference in your life. This could include Medicaid paying those nursing home expenses that would otherwise set you back close to six figures each year in Indiana if paid out of pocket. The process of obtaining Medicaid might seem rather straightforward, but it is […]

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How Does A Trust Help You Qualify For Medicaid In Indiana?

Posted on December 22, 2021 by Thomas Hynes.

When you need Medicaid to cover your or a loved one’s nursing home bills in Indiana, you’ll have to qualify for benefits. The process of planning and qualifying for benefits might involve the creation of trusts. Some trusts can protect your assets, while others won’t. Some trusts are acceptable to Medicaid, while others aren’t. Hawkins […]

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What Questions Should You Ask An Elder Law Medicaid Attorney?

Posted on December 20, 2021 by Thomas Hynes.

To find out whether an elder law Medicaid attorney can help you, in nearly all cases, you’ll need to communicate with them first. To know whether the attorney is the right fit, you should ask them questions regarding their background. Here are some questions to consider. How Much Of The Attorney’s Practice Concerns Elder Law? […]

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Why Do I Need An Elder Law Attorney For Medicaid?

Posted on December 17, 2021 by Thomas Hynes.

If you are like most seniors, you will need long term care in your life. Long term care is expensive, and it could quickly deplete the entirety of your savings and assets. Medicaid is a government program that can pay for your long term care. But since Medicaid is a needs-based program, only certain people […]

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