Category: Medicaid

Can You Transfer Your Medicare and Medicaid Plans When You Move to Another State?

Does your Medicare or Medicare plan transfer if you move? If you plan to move states, can you take your Medicare or Medicaid plans with you? The answer depends on whether you have original Medicare, Medicare Advantage, or Medicaid. Medicare If you have original Medicare (Plans A and B), you can move anywhere in the […]

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Paying Family Caregivers through Medicaid: Self-Directed Care

In a prior post, we reviewed how Structured Family Caregiving under Indiana Medicaid’s waiver services can compensate a family caregiver.  Another program under Indiana’s Medicaid waiver services that can compensate the family caregiver is the self-directed care program. What is Self-Directed Care? Rather than use a third party to provide Medicaid funded care, waiver recipients […]

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Pay Family Caregiver through Medicaid: Structured Family Caregiving

A little known program can pay a family caregiver through Medicaid.  Being a family caregiver can be a real gift to your loved one.  Often care provided by family caregivers allows your loved one to reaming at home much longer than he or she could without your help.  However, juggling your own job along with […]

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What’s in our portfolio? Identifying different financial assets.

What is an annuity? What’s the difference between an inherited IRA, traditional IRA, and Roth IRA? Doesn’t cash mean paper money in my wallet? What is an IRA CD? Suddenly being responsible for the family’s financial affairs can be overwhelming even with a clear understanding of different types of financial assets and products. To the […]

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Medicaid and VA Myth Busters

Navigating through the eligibility requirements of Medicaid and VA can be frustrating. Let us relieve some of that frustration for you in this entertaining program where we correct much of the misinformation about these programs. Bust through these myths and let us give you some peace of mind.  (Click on screen to begin). Information and […]

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Compensating Family Caregivers through Medicaid, VA Pension, and Personal Services Agreements

Being a family caregiver can be a strain financially. Many family caregivers are faced with the decision of working a full-time job on top of caring for their loved one or forgoing a paycheck. This video reviews how a family caregiver can avoid making this choice by receiving compensation for the care they are providing […]

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