Mom is going on Medicare. She will be under $4,000.00 assets.

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Mom is going on Medicare. She will be under $4,000.00 assets. Can I reduce her income by paying a deport to the funeral home to qualify for Medicaid?

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mom will be qualified for go medicade. the total assest is $2000.00 can i give
the funeral home some money enable her to be under global medicade plan?
A prepaid burial/creamation/funeral plan is an allowed asset. Your mother can spend down her assets to acquire that.
MANJEN,

Check out this article to learn more about spending down to Medicaid.

"Spending Down" to Medicaid: One Caregiver's Personal Journey
https://www.agingcare.com/Articles/Spending-Down-to-Medicaid-133289.htm

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