This post was written for Medicaid eligibility in 2010. For current Medicaid Eligibility information, visit: https://texastitle19.com/texas-nursing-home-medicaid-eligibility/
Certain numbers used to determine eligibility for Texas Medicaid benefits are subject to change every January 1st. This year there were not many changes. 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. Remember, only you can protect your rights and property. The nursing home and the DADS are not responsible for helping you with asset protection. Call (832) 592-7913 to get started today.
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