Jan 14, 2019

Florida Eliminates Medicaid Retroactive Eligibility. What could this mean for you?

In November 2018, Florida announced that there would be some big changes to current Medicaid coverage that could affect a substantial amount…

Jan 2, 2019

Why hire an Attorney for your Deed?

Erica Berger-Hausthor, Esq.Attorney at LawFamily First Firm “We can do the deed on our own,” Betty and Joe said, as they print…

Dec 31, 2018

2019 Guidelines Used to Protect the Spouses of Medicaid Applicants

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has released the 2019 federal guidelines for how much money the spouses of institutionalized…

Dec 3, 2018

No Reimbursement for Medicaid Recipient’s Out-Of-Pocket Home Health Aide Expenses

A New York appeals court holds that a Medicaid recipient is not entitled to reimbursement for out-of-pocket payments to home health aides…

Dec 3, 2018

Medicaid’s Benefits for Assisted Living Facility Residents

Assisted living facilities are a housing option for people who can still live independently but who need some assistance.  Costs can range from…

Dec 3, 2018

Happy Hanukkah!

Today is the first day of the Festival of Lights. On this Jewish Holiday a Menorah is lit for eight nights to…

Nov 9, 2018

Get The Benefits You Deserve As A Veteran

Veteran’s Day is about acknowledging, honoring, and sharing appreciation for the honorable. Those who spent time fighting to uphold fairness and freedom…

Nov 1, 2018

For First Time, Median Cost of Private Nursing Home Room Hits Six Figures in Annual Survey

The median cost of a private nursing home room in the United States increased to $100,375 a year in 2018, up 3…