Do You Know the Difference between Medicaid and Medicare?

Deb Bakalich Elder Care, Medicaid, Medicare, Medicare Open Enrollment, Senior Living Options

Medicaid is a joint state and federal program designed to assist Americans with low income and assets. Each state has different rules about Medicaid eligibility, but the basic goal is to provide financial assistance for those individuals who may have difficulty affording a sufficient medical plan that covers their needs. Medicaid is available to cover some long-term care costs such as nursing home care or in-home …