Rochester Elder Law Attorney Discusses Medicaid Spousal Allowances and Exemptions

  •  If your spouse is in a nursing home you have protections if you are at home.
  • You are allowed to keep between $74,000-119,000 and 50% of your assets in order to not be impoverished.
  • If you have assets in excess of this $119,000, you can refuse to support your spouse .

This educational legal video was brought to you by Robert Friedman, an experienced Rochester Elder Law Attorney.