2019 Medicaid Resource and Income Allowances

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The New York State Department of Health has issued resource and income allowances for the year 2019.  All updated numbers are effective as of January 1, 2019.
 
Institutional/Nursing Home Care
Resource Allowance:  Applicant – $15,450; Community Spouse – $126,420 (maximum)
Income Allowance:  Applicant – $50;
Community Spouse – $3160.50.
Community Based Care (Home Care, Adult Day Care)
Resource Allowance:  Applicant – $15,450; Community Spouse – $22,800.
Income Allowance:  Applicant – $859;
Community Spouse – $1267.