MGL c.118E Division of Medical Assistance
42 USC §§ 1396 et seq. Medical assistance programs
42 CFR 430-456 Federal Medicaid regulations
Selected case law
Guilfoil v. Secretary of Health and Human Services, 486 Mass. 788 (2021)
Provides a lengthy discussion of the use of nominee trusts in Medicaid planning, and the difference between nominee trusts and traditional trusts. Also, "the retention by an applicant of a life estate in his or her primary residence does not render the property a countable asset."
Member booklet for health and dental coverage and help paying costs, Executive Office of Health and Human Services, March 2022.
Includes how to get MassHealth, details about coverage, and more
Requiring adult children to pay for aging parents, ElderLaw Answers.
Helpful information on laws that may require adult children to support their parents. See also, Massachusetts' filial responsibility law, MGL c. 273, § 20.
Senior guide to health care coverage, MassHealth.
Includes how to get MassHealth, details about coverage, and geared toward seniors.
Elder law (Mass. Practice v.56), Thomson/West, annual. Chapters 8 and 9.
Estate planning for the aging or incapacitated client in Massachusetts, 5th ed., MCLE, loose-leaf, Chapter 32 Resource Planning for MassHealth Coverage.
Estate planning with forms, 3rd ed. (Mass Practice v.24), Thomson/West, 2007 with supplement. Chapter 29 Estate Planning and Medicaid.
Massachusetts elder law, LexisNexis Matthew Bender.
MassHealth from application to approval, MCLE, 2020.
Medicare and medicaid claims and procedures, West, with supplement.
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