Fact Sheet Explaining Basic Rules on NYS Financial Medicaid Eligibility for People who are Disabled, Aged 65+, or Blind
Authored By: New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG): Evelyn Frank Legal Resources Program
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Explains how people age 65+, disabled, and blind can qualify for Medicaid with income above the Medicaid limit through the "spend-down"program, and explains the rules about which bank accounts, IRAs, and other savings count. Also explains how to apply for Medicaid personal care/home attendant services.