Will My Parent’s Estate Be Subject to Medi-Cal Estate Recovery?


A common concern for many clients who are Medi-Cal recipients is that if they use Medi-Cal to pay for long-term care, they will lose everything they have. There is a misconception that Medi-Cal will take their homes or leave their healthy spouses penniless. Another concern is that once a Medi-Cal recipient passes away, Medi-Cal will [ ] The post Will My Parent’s Estate Be Subject to Medi-Cal Estate Recovery? appeared first on Northern California Center for Estate Planning and Elder Law.
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Sacramento Medi-Cal Planning Attorney Warn About Fraud


Medi-Cal fraud and abuse are an unfortunate reality in our state.  Fraud and abuse of these important government benefits cost the country billions of dollars each year, as a result of diverted funds that should have been used for valid medical services.  Due to this abuse, the cost of Medi-Cal has continuously increased for many.  [ ] The post Sacramento Medi-Cal Planning Attorney Warn About Fraud appeared first on Northern California Center for Estate Planning and Elder Law.
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What You Should Know about Medi-Cal Law


California’s Medicaid program is known as Medi-Cal.  It provides free or low-cost health care coverage for adults who are 65 or older, blind, disabled, pregnant or residing in a long-term facility. Medi-Cal also provides benefits for non-disabled, non-elderly adults aged 19-64 who qualify based on their income levels. To qualify based on income, their level [ ] The post What You Should Know about Medi-Cal Law appeared first on Northern California Center for Estate Planning and Elder Law.
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Sacramento Medi-Cal Planning Attorneys Explain how to Use Annuities


Most clients believe that, in order to qualify for Medi-Cal, they must transfer their property to someone else, before they can apply for benefits.  In reality, though, transferring certain assets at any time within five years of submitting your application may result in a delay in receiving benefits.  However, with proper planning, you can retain [ ] The post Sacramento Medi-Cal Planning Attorneys Explain how to Use Annuities appeared first on Northern California Center for Estate Planning and Elder Law.
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Understanding the Medi-Cal Process


Simply because you are particularly healthy at the moment, that does not mean you won t eventually need long-term care in the future.  This is a common misconception shared by some Sacramento residents.  You may not have health issues right now, but how can you predict how healthy you will be in 30 years?  In fact, [ ] The post Understanding the Medi-Cal Process appeared first on Northern California Center for Estate Planning and Elder Law.
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Medi-Cal Eligibility and Other Important Information


There is a common misconception that, if you are relatively healthy right now, you don’t need to consider future long-term care. While you may not have health issues right now, you cannot predict how healthy you will be 30 or 40 years from now.  The reality is, an unexpected injury could leave you with health [ ] The post Medi-Cal Eligibility and Other Important Information appeared first on Northern California Center for Estate Planning and Elder Law.
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What You Need To Know About Medi-Cal Eligibility


Simply because you are particularly healthy at the moment, that does not mean you won t eventually need long-term care in the future.  This is a common misconception shared by some Sacramento residents.  You may not have health issues right now, but you cannot predict how healthy you will be in 30 years?  In fact, an [ ] The post What You Need To Know About Medi-Cal Eligibility appeared first on Northern California Center for Estate Planning and Elder Law.
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