Medicaid is the primary funding source for nursing home care. Unfortunately, for most nursing home residents and their spouses, impoverishment is the price of admission into the Medicaid program. Today, lawyers and clients alike are less inclined to accept spousal impoverishment and/or forfeiture of the family inheritance as a necessary prerequisite to Medicaid eligibility.
Help your clients become eligible for Medical Assistance
In this course, you will examine the fundamentals of Medicaid planning. Our experienced faculty will explain when it makes sense to advise your clients to apply for financial assistance from the government and how to navigate through the process.
Learn from our distinguished panel
How to prepare and submit a benefits application
What you need to do to protect the family home
What you need to know about gifting
What your clients should tell the nursing home
How trusts affect Medicaid eligibility
How to increase a community spouse’s protected share of assets
Why long-term care insurance is not a substitute for Medicaid planning
And much more!
Course Book (2013-7951) — $69
Audio CD (ACD-7951) — $39
Audio CD & Book Set (ACDS-7951) — $99
To order course materials, please call PBI`s Customer Service Department at 1-800-247-4724.
If you are ordering course materials separately, please allow two weeks after the program for the shipment of books and 4 to 6 weeks for shipment of the CDs and book/CD sets. Include $8.00 shipping and handling & 6% Pa. Sales tax on all orders.
3 Total CLE credits (No Ethics)
Dates & Locations
Please note: Check-in begins 30 minutes prior to every event.
Berks County Bar Association
544 Court Street, Reading, PA