Category: Medicaid Stories

Some Atypical Medicaid Advice: Be Frugal

An older woman and her daughter came into my office the other day. She was worried about having enough to support herself if her ailing husband ended up in a nursing home on Medicaid. It was a typical concern from a typical client—the kind of thing I deal with every...

Bearing the Medicaid Burden

She walked through our office door at 1:30 on a Friday afternoon. We checked the calendar, confused—no appointment. I wasn’t prepared, but she needed help; I could see it in her face. So I brought her back to my office to see what I could see. “Since January, everything that...