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Medicaid: Obstacles and Challenges

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Produced on March 02, 2017

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Course Information

Time 60 minutes
Difficulty Intermediate

Course Description

The Medicaid landscape is constantly changing and the eligibility and application process has become more challenging than ever.  From the number of home care hours an individual is approved for to securing Medicaid for an alleged incapacitated person, the elder law practitioner must overcome obstacles on a daily basis which, in the past, required very little or no explanation.  

This course, presented by Elder Law attorney Melissa Negrin-Wiener, offers both a refresher on the basics of Medicaid eligibility and application as well as a review of intricate planning techniques that have evolved over time. For experienced practitioners and those entering the field of elder law, this course outlines a realistic approach to handling some of the more problematic situations that arise when working through the Medicaid process.

Learning Objectives: 

  1. Examine the laws governing Medicaid eligibility in home care and institutional settings

  2. Review some of the classic application techniques used by elder law practitioners

  3. Understand the more complex obstacles encountered during the Medicaid eligibility and application process

  4. Analyze the sophisticated techniques used to overcome the more difficult Medicaid eligibility and application challenges

Credit Information

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Faculty

Melissa Negrin-Wiener

genserlaw.com

Melissa Negrin-Wiener is a partner at Genser Dubow Genser & Cona. Ms. Negrin-Wiener manages the Government Benefits Department while concentrating her practice in the areas of Medicaid eligibility planning, asset protection planning, disability matters, guardianships, estate planning and Veteran benefits. She also supervises the preparation of Medicaid Applications for nursing home care, home health care and community benefits.



Reviews

LO
Lisa O.

This is one of the best and most informative presentations I have seen.

MG
Marvin Gerald G.

Superior presentation.

JB
Jean B.

Excellent course packed with valuable information.

DW
David W.

Very informative. Excellent presentation.

CP
Caroline P.

So much information and so many things to learn about this very interesting topic!

BK
Barbara K.

Melissa was very informative and a dynamic speaker.

MB
Michael B.

informative program

JM
Jeneen M.

I really liked her manner and organization.

AC
Alison C.

Helpful information well presented.

JA
John A.

Excellent

KK
Kristine K.

Excellent presentation!

KR
Kristi R.

Great and very useful course! Very informative!

PP
Paul P.

Thank you.

DB
Debra B.

Very helpful information even for a non-attorney. Thank you.

NG
Norman G.

Excellent Speaker

DN
David N.

Excellent and informative presentation

MH
Marjorie H.

Just went through this with my own mother. Wish I had seen this presentation before having to deal with Medicaid. Very informative.

DW
Donna W.

The faculty was outstanding; she was so informative and her anecdotes of her experiences with her clients was so helpful. It is a depressing topic, but she kept my attention.

EM
Edgar M.

Well done. Thorough explanations of complex strategies, without over-complication

PB
Peter B.

Very informative, thanks.

DH
David H.

Extremely informative.

BC
Bonnie C.

Very knowledgeable and fluid presentation!

JC
Joseph C.

Good instructor.

AA
Andrew A.

Excellent presentation

AL
Alan L.

Well done

DB
Donald B.

Execellent

MW
Mark W.

Superb presentation

JB
Joe B.

thank you

DH
Daniel H.

Good substantive course

LS
Lowell S.

Lots of information

PJ
PHILLIP J.

well informative,

IF
Ira L F.

Well done.

WB
william b.

wonderful

JM
Jonah M.

very practical

FK
Fred K.

Great!

CB
Candace B.

An excellent presentation.

JW
Janelle W.

Another great elder law CLE. More women presenters, please. Thank you.

TS
Tom S.

Great presentation

AE
Amy E.

Worthwhile and interesting

RL
Rose L.

Good pace of presentation good clear voice

JN
john n.

She knew her stuff. Thanks for job well done. Learned much

CB
Caroline B.

Excellent!

TC
THOMAS C.

Excellent

SC
Stephen C.

Excellent

LW
Linus W.

very good practical course by instructor who knows here material

RM
randal m.

very informative and pleasant speaker.

GG
Gerardo G.

Good topics as potential clients get older.

KH
Kimberly H.

Very educational, thank you!

RL
Robert L.

Excellent program.

LG
Lourdes G.

this was very detailed and informative. She is a good speaker.

DL
Douglas L.

Impressive, concise talk.

EW
erick w.

good

MG
mark g.

excellent course presentation was great Mark Gilesxas

CE
Corey E.

Thank you

AK
Alan K.

terrific

OC
Otis C.

Very relevant for GPS...I learned some new tricks here!

CB
Christopher B.

The presenter had a very good grasp of the law in this area.

AP
Andrew P.

Good presentation.

DM
David B. M.

Good basics

PF
Peggy F.

Melissa was excellent.

RM
Robert M.

The presenter did an outstanding job of explaining complicated material.

MH
Marsha H.

good coverage, good lecturer

SG
susan g.

Excellent!

GR
Gail R.

excellent

RK
Rebecca K.

Very clear and concise. A great course for those struggling with Medicaid penalties, lookbacks and the like

DS
Donald S.

Well done. Recommend.

GT
Gary T.

Informative.

JK
James K.

A very helpful overview for my personal as well as professional life.

RC
Richard C.

Very informative & well prepared discussion

WH
William H.

Excellent course.

ES
Elizabeth S.

I liked the deck used for the presentation- very informative.

FD
Frank D.

Very good speaker

PM
Pamela M.

Excellent presentation and helpful hypos.

JB
Julie A. B.

Thorough treatment of topic.

LS
Laura S.

very knowledgeable speaker. offered very good practical tips

MH
Marian H.

great speaker!

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