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Phoenix Medicaid Lawyer

Plan for Incapacity or Illness Before it Happens. Call (602) 900-9860.

The high cost of long-term care makes pro-active planning a critically important issue for most seniors and their families. Long-term care for the elderly comes at a very high cost. For some families, it wipes out their lifelong savings accounts in just a few short years. Most seniors will require some form of long-term care, so it's critically important that you begin planning for these needs ahead of time.

Our family-oriented Medicaid attorneys in Phoenix at Thies & Lihn, PLLC care deeply about each client and can help navigate the complex rules and regulations that come with this type of planning. We serve clients throughout Maricopa County looking to plan and qualify for Medicaid or ALTCS benefits.

Contact Thies & Lihn, PLLC online or call (602) 900-9860 for a free case evaluation with a Medicaid attorney in Phoenix. We are ready to answer your questions.

Benefits of the Arizona Long Term Care System (ALTCS)

A joint federal-Arizona state program, ALTCS provides assistance to those who need help paying for long-term care, including those who are 65 or older, disabled, or blind. ALTCS has complex financial and medical eligibility requirements for those in need of long-term care benefits. It is no longer as easy as reviewing one’s bank statements. There are a myriad of regulations involving look-back periods, income caps, transfer penalties, and waiting periods to plan around.

ALTCS can be beneficial and includes:

  • Full coverage of acute care services
  • Nursing home care
  • Home and community-based services
  • Services for developmentally disabled adults and children

ALTCS Eligibility

In order to receive ALTCS benefits, you must meet certain qualifications. You are eligible for Medicaid or ALTCS if:

  • You have a medical need
  • You meet the income limits
  • You meet the resources/asset limits

Our Medicaid lawyers can help you determine your eligibility for long-term care benefits and can help you get the care you need.

Turn to a Phoenix Medicaid Attorney at Thies & Lihn, PLLC

At Thies & Lihn, PLLC, our Medicaid lawyers can help you and your family navigate the complex rules and regulations in Arizona for planning for long-term care proactively, guardianship concerns, or with a sudden need (crisis planning). Don't hesitate; pro-actively plan for long-term care starting today. Our Medicaid attorneys are ready to help!

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Talk to a Medicaid attorney in Phoenix, AZ at (602) 900-9860 for a free consultation.

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