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New Numbers for Oregon Medicaid

In July of each year the Centers for Medicaid and CHIP Services announces updated figures for SSI.  With that comes adjustments to some long-term care Medicaid numbers.  A few of the numbers went up, but they are not a dramatic increase.  The new numbers for Oregon are below. 


Qualifying Numbers:

Income cap to qualify:                               $    2,205.00

Asset cap (for single person):                   $    2,000.00

Asset cap (married, both on Medicaid):  $   3,000.00


Community Spouse Numbers:

Minimum asset limit for spouse:             $  24,180.00

Maximum asset limit for spouse:            $120,900.00

Minimum monthly allowance:                 $    2,030.00

Maximum monthly allowance:                $    3,022.50


Other numbers:

Monthly penalty adjustment for gifts:    $   8,425.00

Monthly Personal Needs Allowance:      $       60.18

Shelter cost:                                                $    609.00

Utility Allowance:                                        $    449.00


If you have questions on what any of the numbers mean or how to qualify for long-term care Medicaid, feel free to call or email me.

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