It’s a question that I’ve been asked numerous times over the years. It’s also one that has caused a lot of confusion. I’ve spoken with some nursing homes who have told me their belief that it violates Medicaid rules. That is incorrect. Here’s the scenario. Mom receives Medicaid, which
A recent story that made the news and spread quickly via the Internet reminds us of the importance of having a support system in place because you just never know when you might need it. In this case it came from a very unlikely source. A Domino’s Pizza shop
Last week I was telling you about the call I received from Shelly. Her mom was sued by the nursing home where her husband resided for the last 4 months of his life. She failed to file a Medicaid application which would have covered the cost of that care.
Shelly called to ask the following questions, “Does my mom have to tell the nursing home where her bank accounts are located?” In order to answer the question, I had to dig a bit deeper to find out what exactly was going on. This is what I learned. Shelly’s dad had