For non applicant spouses of nursing home medicaid and hcbs waiver applicants as of 2021 the community spouse the non applicant spouse can retain up to half of the couple s joint assets up to a maximum of 130 380 as the chart indicates above. Medicaid eligibility income chart updated feb.
6 000 for two member family.
Income chart for medicaid. Medicaid eligibility for individuals 65 and older or who have blindness or a disability is generally determined using the income methodologies of the ssi program administered by the social security administration some states known as 209 b states use certain more restrictive eligibility criteria than ssi but still largely apply ssi methodologies. Wages that you and your spouse earn child support alimony social security etc. Unlike with income medicaid considers all assets of a married couple as jointly owned.
To qualify for upp you must meet the income guidelines explained in the chart. For income guidelines see the following chart. 25 for each additional family member.
4 000 for one member family. You can see if you qualify for medicaid 2 ways. Married both spouses applying married one spouse applying alabama.
Resources in addition to the above which do not exceed. Visit your state s medicaid website. 4 698 month each spouse is allowed up to 2 349 month 2 349 month for applicant.
Children ages 1 to 6 years old qualify with an income up to 143 of the fpl 2 127 for a family of two. Institutional nursing home medicaid. So just fill out your application the best you can and upp will contact you if there are any.
We know there are many rules regarding income and it s hard to remember them all. Children age 18 and younger and eligible pregnant women are not subject to a resource test. Even if you were told you didn t qualify for medicaid in the past you may qualify under the new rules.
Gross income 1 12 760 yr 17 609 yr 1467 mo 26 158 yr 2180 mo 26 924 yr 2244 mo 19 906 yr 1659 mo 2 17 240 yr 23 791 yr 1983 mo 35 342 yr 2945 mo 36 376 yr 3031 mo 26 894 yr 2241 mo. Infants up to age 1 qualify for medicaid with a household income up to 194 of the fpl 2 860 a month for a family of two. If your state is expanding medicaid use this chart to see what you may qualify for based on your income and family size.
Income includes the following.