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Medicaid Information

Wheaton, Illinois, Medicaid Planning Lawyer

Carol A. Nolan is an experienced attorney who has devoted her entire practice to estate planning and administration, disability issues including guardianship, and elder law issues. She assists individuals and their families with preparing for the future by offering them financial solutions that protect their monetary funds and other assets.

Medicaid planning is just one of those solutions. Ms. Nolan helps clients transfer and distribute assets in order to maintain their eligibility for much-needed government benefits.

To learn more, please contact the law firm of Carol A. Nolan, Attorney at Law, or read the following information:

Medicaid Applications and Planning

When people apply for Medicare or Medicaid, they often have questions such as " How do I apply?" or "What happens if I don't qualify?" Elder law attorney Carol A. Nolan will take the time to answer all of your questions and address any concerns that you may have. In addition, she has extensive experience preparing Medicaid applications and will guide you through the entire process.

OBRA Special Needs Trusts

OBRA trusts allow people to set aside assets, protecting them from consideration in a Medicaid application. This allows people who would not otherwise be eligible to qualify for federal health care program benefits. Please read the article on OBRA '93 Statutory Authority for additional information.

Medicaid Appeals

If you have been denied Medicaid benefits, Ms. Nolan will review your application and attempt to resolve the situation on your behalf. She can often resolve the matter before an appeal is necessary.

Contact Carol A. Nolan, Attorney at Law

Effective Medicaid planning can help relieve the financial burden of entering a nursing home or assisted living center. To develop a plan that meets your needs, contact the firm online or call 630-668-6600 to arrange a consultation.