Medicaid Planning Videos

Planning to qualify? Already getting Medicaid? In this series of 30-minute videos, Pierro, Connor & Strauss attorneys break down the process, procedures and insider ‘tips’ for you to take advantage of these Federal long-term care benefits.

In this video, Lou Pierro and Frank Hemming will share and analyze the newly released eligibility numbers. Watch this live interactive program for tangible insights on how to qualify you, a loved one or a client for New York Medicaid.

In this video, Lou Pierro and Frank Hemming will discuss the ‘well spouses’ rights in Medicaid. If your spouse is applying for Medicaid, but you don’t need long-term care services, how can you avoid spending your life savings when taking care of your spouse? In this Medicaid Monday webinar, learn about the rights of spouses concerning Medicaid.

In this video, attorneys Louis Pierro and Frank Hemming as they cover the new Medicaid numbers for 2023. In this webinar you’ll learn about: Bold Moves: the eligibility numbers are up, dramatically – How is income calculated? – What assets are countable or exempt? – What this means for applicants and their families and more!

In this video, attorneys Louis Pierro and Frank Hemming are joined by Life Care Coordinator Gina Lettieri from EverHome Care Advisors to cover the new Medicaid qualifying process and why it’s becoming harder. In this webinar you’ll learn about: Updates regarding home care assessments – Rocky Rollout: NYIA and the New Independent Assessor – Advocating for Hours – New Immediate Needs procedure – COVID challenges – Impact of staffing shortages – Inability to staff home care cases – Lack of available nursing home beds and more!

MEDICAID MONDAY: MEDICAID ASSET PROTECTION TRUSTS

In this video, attorneys Aaron Connor and Frank Hemming cover how Medicaid Asset Protection Trusts work to qualify for Medicaid.

MEDICAID MONDAY: USING A POOLED TRUST TO QUALIFY FOR MEDICAID HOME CARE

In this video, attorney Frank Hemming is joined by Sarah Grimes of NYSARC as they discuss how to use pooled trusts to qualify for Medicaid Home Care.

MEDICAID MONDAY: NURSING HOME MEDICAID

In this video, attorneys Aaron Connor and Frank Hemming cover Nursing Home Medicaid.

MEDICAID MONDAY: WHAT HAPPENS IF YOU’RE DENIED?

In this video, attorneys Aaron Connor and Frank Hemming cover fair hearings and tips to ensure a favorable outcome when applying for Medicaid.

MEDICAID MONDAY: RECERTIFICATION AND POST-COVID PROTOCOLS

In this video, attorneys Louis Pierro and Frank Hemming cover the recertification process following COVID and other new protocols surrounding Medicaid.

Medicaid Monday: Planning for Individuals With Disabilities

In this video, attorneys Aaron Connor and Frank Hemming cover how to plan for individuals with disabilities and how it relates to Medicaid.

How can someone with a chronic condition apply for immediate long-term care services through Medicaid, instead of going through a process that often takes up to three months or more? In this Medicaid Monday webinar, elder law attorneys Louis Pierro and Frank Hemming explain options for expedited care.

Take control of Long-Term Care Planning. Find out how you can hire your own caregivers and remain in the comfort of home – with costs covered by Medicaid.  In this webinar, elder law attorneys Louis Pierro and Frank Hemming are joined by special guest Bryan O’Malley, Executive Director of CDPAANYS. They’ll explain how the Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Program works including all the updates.

If you are planning ahead or need long-term care services now, what’s the best way to receive care? If a nursing home is not the preferred option, how can your resources be applied to other living arrangements, including senior housing, assisted living facilities or your own home? In this program, elder law attorney Frank Hemming is joined by special guests Bob Vandy, President of Advisors Insurance Brokers and Frank Melia, Division Manager at Contour Mortgage to explore creative planning techniques to cover LTC costs and retain independence.

Watch our 12th webinar of the year, as we draw from the top strategies covered in the Medicaid Monday series to help you or a client qualify for Medicaid benefits. With a case study approach, Louis Pierro and Aaron Connor of Pierro, Connor & Strauss zero in on the tools and techniques to obtain government-funded long-term care in New York.