Stat: As of December 2019, New York had more than 6 million enrollees in Medicaid.
So, do you need to work with an attorney for even the most uncomplicated issues regarding Medicaid planning? Well, this depends on the situation that you are in, but in many cases, the answer is “Yes.”
The person that you work with to come up with a Medicaid application for an older person knows all that there is to know about the application process. However, they might not know what rule pertains to the specific case that you have or the newest change in the law.
The lawyer comes in as the person that understands the law and can make it work to your advantage.