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2009 Medicaid Impoverishment Numbers

11-26-2008 - Florida Medicaid has released new eligibility numbers effective Jan. 1, 2009, that will apply to those seeking long-term nursing home Medicaid benefits. See Medicaid Planning for details on eligibility requirements.

  • Community Spouse Resource Allowance: The well spouse is entitled to $109,560 (up from $104,400), plus exempt, non-available and income-producing assets.
  • Income Cap for Medicaid Applicant: The maximum monthly income an applicant may retain and still be eligible for benefits increases to $2022 (up from $1911).


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