2012 Medi-Cal Numbers Just Released
A married couple is allowed to keep up to $115,640 in Countable Assets if one spouse is applying for long term care Medi-Cal (Medicaid). This is up from $111,560 in 2011.
The at home spouse is allowed a minimum monthly income of $2,841, up from $2,739.
The Medicare Skilled Nursing Facility Coinsurance is $144.50/day for days 21-100, up from $141.50.
If you have purchased our e book "The Secrets to Not Going Broke Paying for Nursing Home Costs", please update your books.