2022 ALTCS Eligibility Limits

January 12, 2022

Benefit Results is proud to provide education and support with all things benefit related!!!   Please find the newly released 2022 Eligibility Limits for the ALTCS ( Arizona’s Medicaid Program for those at risk of nursing home placement) program.   Any questions?  …

Benefit Buffet Web Training-2022

January 4, 2022

Benefit Results is continuing our Benefit Buffet!  A free quarterly training series, this web-based training will be held on the last Wednesday of February, May, August and November. We will focus on one specific benefit issue. Our hope is that

Preparation for Medical Assessment

December 1, 2021

The medical eligibility for long term Medicaid is a part of the application process that is worth paying close attention to.  Gathering documentation prior to the assessment related to the medical diagnosis, such as dementia, and proof of hands-on care

Medicaid and the Possible PHE Expiration

October 15, 2021

UPDATE as of 10-15-2021

The Public Health Emergency (PHE) is issued by the HHS Secretary in 90-day increments. The end date of the PHE was to be Oct 18, 2021.  However, the PHE has now been extended through January 2022. 

Medicaid Share of Cost

October 4, 2021

Share of Cost (SOC) or Patient Liability (PL) is the amount a Medicaid recipient must pay towards the cost of his / her nursing home care.   In Arizona, this amount is called something different when the member lives in an

Go To Folder

April 27, 2021

Planning ahead for the unexpected is so important.   Organizing and finding the necessary documents in case something happens to you goes a long way towards helping those who are helping you.

One way to do that is to pull the …

Life Care Planning

April 24, 2021

Making sure your wishes are followed is something we all feel strongly about.   Talking with your loved ones about your wishes is important but taking the time to complete your Advance Directives is an imperative step to ensuring your wishes …

Income Only Trusts

March 25, 2021

Have you ever wondered why an Income Only Trust (aka Qualified Income Trust) is needed in some states and not others?

When qualifying for Long Term Care Medicaid, an applicant’s income must not be above the federally determined level. Many …

Income Verification Challenges-OPM

February 19, 2021

The United States Office of Personnel Management (OPM) is an independent agency of the United States Federal Government that manages the US civilian service retirement benefits.

It is important to note that Federal employees did not pay Social Security taxes