This post was written for Medicaid eligibility in 2011. For current Medicaid Eligibility information, visit: http://texastitle19.com/texas-nursing-home-medicaid-eligibility/
Certain numbers used to determine eligibility for Texas Medicaid benefits are subject to change every January 1st. For 2011 there were no changes in the income or resource limits. Unfortunately the minimum and maximum Community Spousal Protected Resource Amounts remained the same. The current figures are listed below.
Income Limit for an Individual:$2,022/month
Income Limit for a Couple: $4,044/month
Resource Limit for an Individual: $2,000
Resource Limit for a Couple: $3,000
Home equity is limited to $500,000
Minimum Community Spousal Protected Amount: $21,912
Maximum Community Spousal Protected Resource Amount: $109,560
How Does this Impact Your Family?
If your loved one’s income or assets exceed the values listed above do not give up. A Houston Medicaid Attorney can help you establish Medicaid eligibility through proven techniques while protecting everything your family is entitled to protect. Act now to secure Medicaid eligibility and eliminate the uncertainty and restless nights wondering who will pay the nursing home costs of more than $100 every day. Remember, only you can protect your rights and property. Call The Shea Law Firm at (832) 592-7913 to get started today.
TexasTitle19.com is your connection to an experienced Houston Medicaid Attorney who can help you find the right nursing home, get the best care, and pay for it all without going broke. We are currently focused on Harris and Montgomery Counties, including the areas of Houston, Conroe, The Woodlands, Spring, Tomball, Humble, and Katy. We also provide consulting services throughout all of Texas.