Does Medicaid Cover Nursing Home Expenses?
Yes, if you meet the specific criteria.Â Criteria is different for each state.Â Contact your local Department of Social Services to learn more about how to apply for nursing home assistance via Medicaid.Â Whether or not you are approved will depend on your income and your specific needs.Â The Department of Social Services can also assign you a caseworker who can assist you with the application and qualification procedure.
- Can the patient traveler get the funds up front to cover the lodging/travel expenses directly from their Medicaid or Insurance Case Worker?
- What is the difference between MediCARE and MediCAID, and doesn MediCARE cover a nursing home stay?
- Do Medicare and Medicaid Cover Nursing Home Long-Term Care Expenses?