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Medicaid for the Nursing Home Long-Term Care Resident

Medicaid for the Nursing Home Long-Term Care Resident
Glenna Darst
Business Office Coordinator
Abbyshire Place Skilled Nursing & Rehab
Understanding Medicaid
Medicaid is a joint funded health care program of State and Federal government for individuals who have limited income and assets that will pay for Nursing Home long-term care cost.  Medicaid is administered by the State which shares the […]

Medicaid for the Nursing Home Long-Term Care Resident

Medicaid for the Nursing Home Long-Term Care Resident
Glenna Darst
Business Office Coordinator
Abbyshire Place Skilled Nursing & Rehab Center
Medicaid is a joint funded health care program of State and Federal government for individuals who have limited income and assets that will pay for Nursing Home long-term care cost.  Medicaid is administered by the State which shares the […]

Discharge Planning

Discharge Planning
Jenna Bigham, LSW
Social Services Director
Abbyshire Place Skilled Nursing & Rehab Center
It may be a surprise to some that, upon admission to a skilled nursing facility, discharge planning begins. Some referrals are sent to the facility with the expectation that the individual are either requesting long or short term placement. Those requesting short term placement […]

Ohio Medicaid and Eligibility

Dave Bevan
Business Office Coordinator
Abbyshire Place Skilled Nursing & Rehab Center
Ohio Medicaid and Eligibility
When in need of long term care placement in a skilled nursing facility it is important to understand that though an individual may not be Medicaid eligible while living in the community, the income eligibility limits are higher when an individual resides in […]

Understanding Medicaid

Dave Bevan
Business Office Coordinator
Abbyshire Place Skilled Nursing & Rehab Center
Understanding Medicaid
When an individual admits to a nursing facility under Medicaid coverage the patient’s monthly income is subject to review by the county.  This review is to determine what can be used as possible payment to the nursing facility.  There are a couple of instances whereby […]

Medicaid Resource Assessment

Dave Bevan
Business Office Cooridinator
Abbyshire Place Skilled Nursing & Rehab
Medicaid Resource Assessment
When admitting to a skilled nursing facility a Medicaid Resource Assessment notice is offered to all new residents regardless to amount of income and value of assets owned.  The purpose of this resource assessment is to request the local Medicaid office to make a determination […]