MEDICAID BENEFITS FOR ASSISTED LIVING
When considering assisted living for yourself or your loved one, cost can be one of the most important factors in the decision-making process.
As you look into finding the best fit for you or your loved one, you will need to know how you will pay for the community and if programs like Medicaid can help with the costs.
In the State of Florida, Medicaid can be used to help pay for some of the costs of the assisted living community if you or your loved one has limited income.
Medicaid is designed to help seniors pay for healthcare when they are unable to pay for it themselves.
- Residency & Citizenship: The applicant must be a resident of Florida and a US Citizen or have proper immigration status.
- Age: The applicant must be age 65 or older and meet certain medical requirements consistent with the level of care requested.
- Income Limitations: The applicant’s monthly income cannot exceed the Federally mandated income threshold.
- Asset Limitations: The applicant’s assets must meet the Federally mandated asset limitation.
Please make an appointment today to tour our community and get valuable information about the Medicaid program for you or your loved one.