Partner, Barbara Boone McGinnis, CELA, presents to Society of Financial Service Professionals
Partner, Barbara Boone McGinnis, CELA presents “How Healthcare gets paid in Today’s Elder Care Continuum.” This presentation examines the elder care continuum including the costs and payer components. An overview of each is provided beginning with Medicaid rules with particular details given to Tennessee’s waiver model. The session examines medical and financial eligibility, and explains rules related to spousal impoverishment and transfers. The session reviews Veterans Benefits, Social Security Disability and Supplemental Security Income with an emphasis on eligibility criteria. Lastly, the main components of Medicare will be reviewed, as well as other miscellaneous private and government payer sources.