Medicaid

February 1, 2018

Medicaid 101: Part 1 – What Are Medicare and Medicaid?

This post is the first of a series of blogs that will address eligibility criteria and concepts relating to the Ohio Medicaid program.  The blog posts will build on each other to help give you a broad overview of the program and its requirements and benefits. Let’s start at the top:  What is Medicare?  How […]
February 8, 2018

Medicaid 101: Part 2 – Medicaid Assisted Living Waiver Program

Part 1 of this Medicaid blog series generally discussed the Medicaid program and its eligibility requirements.  Those requirements apply to individuals seeking Medicaid benefits in the nursing home.  Those same requirements also apply to individuals seeking coverage of their assisted living services, but the Medicaid Assisted Living Waiver program has some additional requirements. First, let’s […]
February 15, 2018

Medicaid 101: Part 3 – Medicaid PASSPORT Program

Part 1 of this Medicaid blog series generally discussed the Medicaid program and its eligibility requirements.  Those requirements apply to individuals seeking Medicaid benefits in the nursing home.  Those same requirements also apply to individuals seeking coverage of in-home services under the PASSPORT program, but the Medicaid PASSPORT program has some additional requirements. What is […]
February 22, 2018

Medicaid 101: Part 4 – Income eligibility and Patient Liability

Part 1 of this Medicaid blog series generally discussed the Medicaid program and its eligibility requirements.  Part 2 discussed the Assisted Living Waiver program, and Part 3 addressed the PASSPORT program.  This post will refer to all three programs collectively as “long-term care” Medicaid. While each of these programs has a specific set of eligibility […]