Recent Fair Hearing Decisions

Current Medicaid Eligibility Numbers

  • 2019 Medicaid Desk Reference Numbers (Current as of July 1, 2019):
    • Community Spouse Resource Allowance:
      • Minimum: $25,284.00
      • Maximum: $126,420.00
      • These figures do not include the $2,000.00 for the Medicaid Spouse!
    • Resource Allowance for single applicant:  $2,000.00
    • Resource Allowance for married couple (both applying or on Medicaid): $3,000.00
    • Monthly Maintenance Needs Allowance for Community Spouse:
      • Minimum: $2,113.75
      • Maximum: $3,160.50
    • Monthly Personal Needs Allowance:
      • Skilled Nursing: $40.00
      • Assisted Living: $105.00 ($750.00 including the RUF)
      • Home: $1,388.00
    • Community Spouse Housing:
      • Shelter Standard: $634.13
      • Standard Utility Allowance: $368.00
      • RUF (rent, utilities and food at the Assisted Living Level of Care): $666.00
    • Transfer Penalty Divisors:  $8,126.00/month or $267.00/day
    • Gross Income Cap $2,333.00
    • Treasury Rate for Increased Community Spouse Resource Allowance:  2.51%