To be eligible for Medicaid, applicants must meet two requirements: financial requirements and medical requirements. I’ve posted many articles on this blog over the years discussing the financial requirements of the Medicaid program in New Jersey, and offering various strategies to accelerate financial eligibility for the program. However, I have surprising few posts discussing Medicaid’s.. read more →

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) is an historic effort by the government to extend medical insurance coverage to all Americans, increase the quality of care, increase accountability, and reduce cost. It’s been said that the ACA changes the relationship between government, health care providers and all who receive health care in the U.S. However, at.. read more →

On September 10, 2009, a federal district court in Northern California issued a preliminary injunction blocking significant cuts in California’s Adult Day Health Care program. Due to budget restrictions, up to 8,000 low income elderly and adults with disabilities were alleged to be at risk of institutionalization, hospitalization, injury or death because their daytime health.. read more →