Medicare is a government-funded program available for Americans over 65, as well as some disabled individuals under the age of 65.
To learn more about Medicare and your options visit the Medicare.gov website to download your handbook for free. It comes in a variety of formats to benefit a variety of needs.
Medicaid provides health coverage to eligible low-income adults, children, pregnant women, elderly adults, and people with disabilities. They cover around 68.8 million Americans. The program is funded jointly by states and the federal government.
To learn more about Medicaid and your options visit the Medicaid.gov website.
To get assistance on your Medicaid Benefits contact your local state here.
Here at Alba Court, we are dedicated to making Assisted Living affordable. For more information on our founders and their efforts, visit our About page here.
Almost all of your local Medicaid programs will cover some of the assisted living costs for their eligible members. However, similar to Medicare, Medicaid does not pay for the cost of living in an assisted living community (rent). For qualified seniors, Medicaid does pay for these assisted living services: Nursing care (Levels of Care).
In Florida, they cover Assisted Living through the Statewide Managed Medicaid Care – Long Term Care
Not every Assisted Living Facility accepts Medicaid Waivers. Here at Alba Court, we want to accept all the Financial Aid you are eligible to receive to make it as affordable as possible to get the care you deserve.