Medicaid Benefits | Can I Use Them When Traveling Out-of-State?

By |2020-07-01T00:41:39-04:00June 18th, 2020|medicaid assistant, medicaid benefits, medicaid benefits attorney, Mortellaro Law|

Medicaid Benefits A frequent question asked by new Florida Medicaid Benefits recipients is: Can I use my Medicaid benefits if I am traveling out of state and something happens? The answer is: It depends. Florida Medicaid never covers healthcare services in another country or for any assisted living facilities located out-of-state. Emergency Services Healthcare If [...]

Every Journey to Medicaid is Different: Here’s What You Should Know

By |2020-05-18T10:31:09-04:00April 21st, 2020|medicaid assistance, medicaid assistant, medicaid benefits, Mortellaro Law|

Every week, we hear a version of this same story in our law office. “My friend was denied Medicaid because she has too much money. I know I’m better off than her, so I won’t qualify.” The fact is, there are many factors that may have led to that denial. Qualifying for Medicaid benefits in [...]

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Everyone’s Journey Into Medicaid is Going To Be Different

By |2020-04-20T20:13:35-04:00April 8th, 2020|medicaid assistance, medicaid assistant, medicaid benefits, Mortellaro Law|

“My friend was denied Medicaid because she has too much money. I know I’m better off than her, so I won’t qualify.” Every week, we hear a version of this same story in our law office. The fact is, there are many factors that may have led to that denial. Qualifying for Medicaid benefits in [...]

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Medicaid Benefits | Two Parts of the Medicaid Process

By |2020-03-18T14:07:58-04:00February 24th, 2020|medicaid assistance, medicaid assistant, medicaid benefits, Mortellaro Law|

Two Parts of the Process For Medicaid Benefits Not familiar with Medicaid Benefits? Let’s say Mom, a retired widower, is getting on in years. The winter holidays come, and you and your brother visit from your homes in other states. You see that she is struggling to walk, to dress herself, to cook and keep [...]

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Medicaid Asset Protection | Asset Protection is Not a DIY Job

By |2020-03-08T16:31:32-04:00February 20th, 2020|medicaid assistance, medicaid assistant, medicaid benefits, Mortellaro Law|

Medicaid Asset Protection | Asset Protection is Not a DIY Job If you have done even a little bit of research regarding Medicaid, you probably have heard the term Medicaid asset protection. This is a planning strategy to position and manage your financial assets so they are not counted against you when applying for Medicaid [...]

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Medicaid Benefits | Medicaid Stress? Take a Deep Breath

By |2020-02-14T09:54:09-05:00January 29th, 2020|medicaid assistant, medicaid benefits, Mortellaro Law|

Medicaid Benefits | Medicaid Stress? Take a Deep Breath It’s easy to get stressed out about the Medicaid application process. You know that receiving benefits is not a sure thing, so you might feel anxious day and night as you work through the paperwork and wait to hear back. We understand these feelings, and we’d [...]

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Medicaid Benefits | Get Your Medicaid Application Right the First Time

By |2020-02-11T08:35:13-05:00January 23rd, 2020|medicaid assistance, medicaid assistant, medicaid benefits, Mortellaro Law|

Medicaid Benefits | Get Your Medicaid Application Right the First Time If you are getting ready to fill out a Medicaid application for the first time, you might be surprised to find that it can be a little confusing. There is quite a bit of information that you will need to compile and provide, and [...]

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Medicaid Benefits | A Medicaid Denial is Not the End of the Road

By |2020-02-11T08:29:19-05:00January 7th, 2020|medicaid assistance, medicaid assistant, medicaid benefits, Mortellaro Law|

Medicaid Benefits | Medicaid Denial is Not the End of the Road Have you been denied for Medicaid benefits? Receiving that notice is not a good feeling, to be sure. You were probably counting on those benefits to help you make ends meet in the years ahead, and now everything feels like it is up [...]

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