Category Archives: spousal impoverishment

Every Married Couple Needs to Understand what a “Snapshot” is and Why it Matters in Medicaid Planning

In Medicaid world, when I say “we need to get a snapshot,” I sometimes think my clients wonder where the camera is. Then, when we are done talking about this particular issue, I think we both feel as though it … Continue reading

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A recent change in Family Care policies can make a BIG difference for married couples – read on…

On June 10, 2016, Wisconsin’s Department of Health Services updated its Medicaid Eligibility Handbook (called the “MEH” for short, and that is a pretty good description of how it usually makes me feel to read it.) This update changes the … Continue reading

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