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Category Archives: Medicaid Planning

Planning

Medicaid Eligibility and Your Home

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

For older adults, unexpected events can lead to serious personal injuries or illnesses that require long term care or even placement in a nursing home or other facility. Paying for these services or an extended stay can easily wipe out all of the assets you worked to accumulate over the course of decades, leaving… Read More »

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Making the Decision to Get Long-Term or Nursing Home Care for a Loved One

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

When faced with the task of caring for aging or disabled loved ones, making sure their daily needs are provided for can end up proving a challenge. Our New York Medicaid and nursing home care attorneys counsel countless people each year who face the task of figuring out how to provide for family members,… Read More »

Assets

How Holiday Gift Giving Fits in With Medicaid Planning

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

The goal of Medicaid planning is to help offset the exorbitant costs of long term home based or nursing home care. If you are over 65 or become disabled, Medicaid will cover these expenses, provided you meet certain state and federal requirements. As an entitlement program, your income is a factor and falling above… Read More »

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Quality Hospital Care Could Reduce Your Likelihood of Needing a Nursing Home

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

Having to be admitted to a nursing home is something most of us hope to avoid. However, dealing with serious, ongoing medical issues and dangerous health conditions may require this level of care. In addition to the discomfort you feel at the prospect of being away from your residence, the fact is that paying… Read More »

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Planning for Short-Term Nursing Care Needs

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

Making a recovery and being able to resume your normal activities after a major illness or injury can take a considerable amount of time. This is particularly true for adults over age 65, who lack the ability to bounce back after physical traumas with the speed of their more younger counterparts. Short-term nursing care… Read More »

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Reducing Your Need for Nursing Home Care

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

Medicaid planning is aimed at making sure you get the quality of care you need as you get older, without having to completely deplete the assets you have worked hard over the course of your life to earn. In addition to using estate planning and asset protection tools, such as a trust, you can… Read More »

LongTerm

Determining Your Need and Potential Options for Long-Term Care

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

Long-term care addresses needs people have once they become elderly or disabled. The time to begin planning for these needs is when you are young and before you suffer a disability. Medicaid planning offers strategies to help you offset these costs and to preserve your assets for your heirs, regardless of your current age…. Read More »

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Preserving Your Assets While Paying For Nursing Home Care

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

You have worked hard all your life to create a home and to accumulate enough savings to live on in retirement, while still having something to pass along to your children. Unfortunately, the older you get, the prospect of having to deplete your life savings in order to pay the high costs associated with… Read More »

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Medicaid Planning and Caregiver Support Services

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

For spouses, children, and other family members who care for aging or disabled adults, providing the level of care your loved one needs on a daily basis can easily leave you feeling overwhelmed. Fortunately, New York has an abundance of caregiver services available in the community. Through Medicaid planning and other resources, you can… Read More »

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Preparing For The Possibility You or A Loved One May Need Nursing Home Care

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

The older we get, the more difficult it often becomes to maintain our health and independence. An accident, such as a slip or fall or an illness could be the thing that pushes us past the point where we can perform daily tasks or meet our own needs. Preparing yourself in the event that… Read More »