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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