As I have previously written, Medicaid does not pay for assisted level of care. If you can qualify, the program is called Special Assistance, and it will help with the cost of an assisted living … [Read more...]
NORTH CAROLINA SPECIAL ASSISTANCE
Medicaid in an Assisted Living Facility? Think again! You’ve been looking at assisted living facilities for Mom, who simply can’t be left home alone anymore and who cannot afford round the clock … [Read more...]
NC Facilities to Open for Visits
Opening back up! Great news! North Carolina nursing homes AND assisted living facilities will be opening up for visitors as early as next week. Last week the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid … [Read more...]
CARES Act $1,200 Stimulus Payment Effects on Medicaid?
UPDATED April 16, 2020 If you or someone you know is on Medicaid (Nursing Home) or Special Assistance (Assisted Living Facility): READ THIS. This article has very important information about the … [Read more...]
Can You Take a Tax Deduction for Assisted Living Costs?
Mom is in an assisted living facility. Mom and Dad both receive Social Security (total is about $20,000). Dad receives a federal retirement system pension of $35,000. Because the assisted living … [Read more...]