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Medicaid Reference Guide


Maximum Resource Allowance for Patient: $2,000

Minimum Resource Allowance for Patient’s Spouse: $25,284

Maximum Resource Allowance for Patient’s Spouse: $126,420

Penalty Divisor for Gifts or Transfers: $8,469

Income Allowance for Patient: $60

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

Maximum Income Allowance for Patient’s Spouse: $3,1650.50

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: $585,000

2019 Waiver Income Cap: $2,313

Last Updated: January 2, 2019