Rochester Elder Law Attorney Explains the Medicaid Penalty Period

  •  Assets that are transferred for the purpose of qualifying for Medicaid may result in a penalty period.
  • Gifts that are made in the past 5 years may results in a penalty period.
  • If you gave away $96,000 over the past 5 years, you will be disqualified from Medicaid for 10 months, which means that you will have to privately pay during that period.

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