Medicaid health care replaces Medicare for seniors who are financially eligible. Jointly funded by the federal government and each state, Medicaid is called a “Federal-State” health care program.Medicaid does pay for an on-going nursing home stay for seniors but may or may not have additional senior home care services available in each community.
Find Medicaid financial qualifications and offerings in your state. Seniors who have acute senior care needs may need to “spend-down” to qualify for Medicaid in their state and must follow the look-back laws to maintain qualifications.
Click on your state below to find out about more about Medicaid in your area.