Q) What is the maximum amount an 82 year old person cc an have coming in per month before it is too much for medicaid. He has around 3200.$ in savings. Please tell me we want him to pass in his apartment not in a nursing home.
A) The Affordable Care Act of 2010, signed by President Obama on March 23, 2010, creates a national Medicaid minimum eligibility level of 133% of the federal poverty level.
Maximum for your 82 year old person ($11,490X133%) = $15,281.70 (if she lives alone)
Persons in family/household Poverty guideline
For families/households with more than 8 persons, add $4,020 for each additional person.
1 Household $11,490
2 Household $15,510
3 Household $19,530
4 Household $23,550
5 Household $27,570
6 Household $31,590
7 Household $35,610
8 Household $39,630