Below are figures for 2019 that are frequently used in the elder law practice or are of interest to clients. Medicaid Spousal Impoverishment Figures for 2019 The new minimum community spouse resource allowance (CSRA) is $25,284 and the maximum CSRA is $126,420. The maximum monthly maintenance needs allowance is $3,160.50. The minimum monthly maintenance needs allowance remains $2,057.50 ($2,572.50 for Alaska and $2,366.25 for Hawaii) until July 1, 2019. Medicaid Home Equity Limits Minimum: $585,000 Maximum: $878,000 For CMS's complete chart of the 2019 SSI and Spousal Impoverishment Standards, click here. Income Cap The income cap for 2019 applicable in "income cap" states is $2,313 a month.
The Primary Progressive Aphasia (PPA) & Frontotemporal Degeneration (FTD): What? Who? And What to Do? Seminar will be held Friday, January 25th. · Primary progressive aphasia (PPA) is caused by degeneration in the areas of the brain that control speech and language. This type of aphasia begins gradually, with speech or language symptoms that will vary depending on the brain areas affected by the disease. Click here to learn more. · Frontotemporal degeneration (FTD) is a group of related conditions resulting from the progressive degeneration of the temporal and frontal lobes of the brain. These areas of the brain play a significant role in decision-making, behavioral control, emotion and lang