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Fact Sheet on Holocaust Reparations and Medicaid & Other Federally Funded Benefits Download
Fact Sheet on Restitution and Federal Benefits (2017 FINAL).pdf
Fact Sheet about a 1994 federal law that exempts restitution to victims of Nazi persecution from being counted toward eligibility for federally funded benefits. Fact sheet originally produced by the Evelyn Frank Legal Resources Program when it was housed at Selfhelp Community Services, in conjunction with the Claims Conference. Updated by the Evelyn Frank program that moved to the New York Legal Assistance Group in 2013. (updated Nov. 2017 to include Polish restitution payments)
07 Nov, 2017 490 kb Downloads: 5395
Medicaid Spend-Down - PowerPoint Presentation Download
Spend-down presentation - 2017 corrected.pptx
This PowerPoint presentation explains the rules, also see the Training Outline on Medicaid Spend-down posted on this site (revised 2017).
31 Oct, 2017 1.27 mb Downloads: 31297
NYC HRA Medicaid Alert 2017-07-26 Power of Attorney and Statutory Gift Rider Download
2017-07-26 Power of Attorney and Statutory Gifts Rider.pdf
"...[T]he New York Statutory Short Form Power of Attorney (NYSPOA), if executed after Sept. 1, 2009, may only be used to establish a trust, if section (h) of the NYSPOA is initialed and if a Statutory Gifts Rider (SGR) is also signed and witnessed by two persons, who are not named in the SGR as permissible recipients of gifts, at the same time as the referencing NYSPOA."
16 Aug, 2017 74 kb Downloads: 1493
Attestation for Immediate Need PCS and CDPAS - 16 ADM 02 Attachment Download
16adm2att.pdf
04 Aug, 2016 299 kb Downloads: 982
Immediate Need for PCS and CDPAS 16 ADM 02 Download
16adm2.pdf
04 Aug, 2016 324 kb Downloads: 1626
Sample Application for Medicaid or MSP - Disabled/Aged 65+/Blind "Non-MAGI" - Download
Medicaid Application Guide with Sample Bank Statement.pdf
Sample Medicaid application completed, with sample bank statement to show how to prove resources are within Medicaid limits
11 May, 2016 2.29 mb Downloads: 4866
Medicaic Household Size Chart for Aged, Blind and Disabled Individuals ("SSI-Related") Download
HOUSEHOLD SIZE FOR SSI RELATED CHART2016_160511180307.pdf
11 May, 2016 132 kb Downloads: 34955
Statement of NYLAG on 2016 NYS Budget Proposals to Eliminate Spousal Refusal and Reduce Spoual Impoverishment Protections Download
NYLAG Spousal Protections 2016.pdf
Statement of NYLAG on 2016 NYS Budget Proposals to Eliminate Spousal Refusal and Reduce Spoual Impoverishment Protections
04 Feb, 2016 385 kb Downloads: 855
NYLAG Testimony on NYS Budget 2016-17 - Medicaid and Health Access Issues Download
NYLAG Health Testimony 2016-2017.pdf
Testimony of NYLAG to the New York State Legislature Joint Hearing of the Senate Finance and Assembly Ways and Means Committees - January 2016
04 Feb, 2016 480 kb Downloads: 520
Fact Sheet & Form for Keeping SSI for 90 Days in Temporary Hospital or Nursing Home Placement Download
Temporary SSI in Nursing Home or Hospital - Fact Sheet and Form Request.pdf
This fact sheet explains requirements for maintaining SSI (Supplemental Security Income) for up to 90 days during a temporary hospital or nursing home stay. The PDF also includes a form for requesting continuation of SSI benefits, which must be filed with the Social Security Administration within strict timelines. NYS SSA office contacts also listed. Note that if SSI benefits are terminated, Medicaid will also be terminated, after "Stenson" notices are mailed giving the recipient an opportunity to recertify for Medicaid without SSI. See http://www.wnylc.com/health/entry/85/
22 Nov, 2015 352 kb Downloads: 3865
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