Commencing January 1, 2019, there are new Medicaid amounts reflecting Medicaid eligibility.

 2019 Asset and Income Allowances  One Person  Two People
 Income Level *including $20 unearned income disregard $  879 $  1,287
 Medicaid Resource Level $ 15,450 $  22,800
 2019 Medicaid Transfer Rates for Nursing Home Care Monthly Rates
 Nassau and Suffolk Counties $  13,407
 New York City $  12,419
 Northern Metropolitan Area $  12,636
 2019 Community Spouse Allowances Community Spouse
 Maximum Monthly Maintenance Needs Allowance – MMMNA $  3,160.50

 Maximum Community Spouse Resource Allowance – CSRA

*greater of: $74, 820 or 1/2 of the married couple’s resources, not to

exceed $126,420 (excluding residence)

 $  126,420
 2019 New York Homestead Exemption $  878,000

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If you found this information helpful, see our previous post on Medicare.

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