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The Power of the Medicaid Asset Protection Letter

By Jill Roamer, J.D., CIPP/US October 12, 2021

October is Long-term Care Planning Month! ElderDocx offers many amazing documents to draft, but..

Is There an Appeal Right for Denial to Reopen a Medicaid Application?

By Jill Roamer, J.D., CIPP/US September 16, 2021

Due process, as guaranteed by the 5th Amendment, states that the federal government must treat..

A Power of Appointment Does Not Render Trust Countable Asset

By Jill Roamer, J.D., CIPP/US August 25, 2021

A power of appointment is a provision that gives a person, the powerholder, the opportunity to..

Litigation Ensues for Tennessee’s Block Grant

By Jill Roamer, J.D., CIPP/US May 12, 2021

In January 2021, the State of Tennessee was granted a waiver for a block grant. The block grant..

The Case of an Agent that Acts Under a Springing Power of Attorney Before the Principal is Incapacitated

By Jill Roamer, J.D., CIPP/US April 28, 2021

As a part of many estate and elder law plans, an elder law attorney will draft a Financial Power..

Can a Child Caretaker Work Outside the Home?

By Jill Roamer, J.D., CIPP/US April 6, 2021

Qualifying for long-term care Medicaid can be tricky. There are strict asset and income limits...

The Current State of Medicaid Work Requirements

By Jill Roamer, J.D., CIPP/US March 30, 2021

Former President Trump made it very clear during his presidency that he supported Medicaid work..

Showing Transfers Were for Purposes Other Than to Qualify for Medicaid Benefits

By Jill Roamer, J.D., CIPP/US March 3, 2021

When someone needs long-term care and applies for Medicaid benefits, there is a look-back..

Getting Around the Transfer Penalty for Pooled-Trust Transfers for Individuals 65 Years and Older

By Jill Roamer, J.D., CIPP/US February 3, 2021

Medicaid laws can be cumbersome and tricky. Federal statutes set out the framework for certain..

Tennessee’s Block Grant Approved

By Jill Roamer, J.D., CIPP/US January 27, 2021

Earlier this month, Trump approved the first-ever block grant for federal Medicaid funding, to..

When does the Statute of Limitations for a Malpractice Claim Start?

By Jill Roamer, J.D., CIPP/US January 20, 2021

Malpractice. The very word sends shivers down the spines of attorneys. Attorneys, as humans,..

Case Law: Do Plaintiffs have a Private Right of Action?

Determining whether a federal or state statute gives someone a private right of action can be..

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