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Medicaid Reference Guide


Maximum Resource Allowance for Patient: $2,000

Minimum Resource Allowance for Patient’s Spouse: $24,720

Maximum Resource Allowance for Patient’s Spouse: $123,600

Penalty Divisor for Gifts or Transfers: $8,261

Income Allowance for Patient: $60

Minimum Income Allowance for Patient’s Spouse: $2,057.50

Maximum Income Allowance for Patient’s Spouse: $3,090

Heating & Utility Allowance for Patient’s Spouse: $609

Excess Shelter Allowance for Patient’s Spouse: $617.25

Maximum Prepaid Funeral: $12,770

Home Equity Cap for Non-Married Patient: $572,000

2018 Waiver Income Cap: $2,250

Last Updated: October 8, 2018