Government Benefits

Explore the latest content available on this topic. NAELA members: for access to exclusive content including articles and Webinars sign in with your member credentials.

Latest Web Content

Supports and Services for Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

2/15/2024  

Supporting the supporter is the best work of an elder law attorney. It’s important to stay knowledgeable about financial programs that can add to the comfort and security of our elder law clients and their families.

News Article

Sources of Authority in Medicaid Appeals

2/15/2024  

A Medicaid appeal, while being an appeal of an administrative agency’s decision, often involves not questions of fact, but rather, issues of law: Does the agency’s action comply with federal requirements?

News Article

Medicaid Estate Recovery

2/1/2024  

Medicaid estate recovery (MER) has been part of the Medicaid program since its inception in 1965. Today, our country faces profound economic challenges, and the harm MER does to poor and working communities has increasingly come into question.

Journal Article

Must Sole Benefit Trusts Contain Payback Provisions?

11/9/2023  

A sole benefit trust (SBT) is a powerful but misunderstood tool in the Medicaid planning toolbox.

News Article

Advocating for Authentically Non-Institutional Care

11/9/2023  

Under the HCBS Settings Rule, HCBS recipients must receive services in settings that are non-institutional in how recipients are treated, not merely in licensure.

News Article

Spousal Refusal and Medicaid Planning

10/25/2023  

Learn about the evolution of Medicaid financial eligibility, including the impact of spousal refusal, countable vs. noncountable assets, strategies to protect community spouses from impoverishment while navigating Medicaid regulations, and more.

Recording

The Medicare Hospice Benefit

9/12/2023  

Elder law attorneys should have a comprehensive understanding of the Medicare hospice benefit for three reasons. Learn what those are and why.

Recording

The New Frontier: Planning for Aging and Disability in a Post-Pandemic Era

8/24/2023  

The pandemic is over! Although behind us, what has resulted is a new normal. In the context of elder and special needs law, the pandemic revealed existing vulnerabilities and created new ones for the populations we serve and with which we work.

News Article

Store Products

Results
2023 Recorded Seminars (purchase)

Social Security In Your Practice

Regular:  $745.00  Member:  $445.00

Select

Social Security In Your Practice11/30/2023 12:00:00 AM
2023 Recorded Seminars (purchase)

Using An Alternative Medicaid Compliant Annuity Strategy

Regular:  $199.00  Member:  $99.00

Select

Using An Alternative Medicaid Compliant Annuity Strategy7/15/2023 12:00:00 AM
Advanced Elder Law Review

Advanced Medicare Issues AELR 2022

Regular:  $199.00  Member:  $99.00

Select

Advanced Medicare Issues AELR 20227/31/2022 12:00:00 AM
Advanced Elder Law Review

Todays Advanced Medicaid AELR 2022

Regular:  $199.00  Member:  $99.00

Select

Today's Advanced Medicaid AELR 20227/31/2022 12:00:00 AM
Image Div - do not delete
Search the Law Library

With thousands of member-driven articles, webinars, community discussions, recorded conference sessions, case law updates and feature stories, NAELA's law library gives members access in a way no other organization can. Click here to search through our library. 

Don't forget to renew your NAELA membership for the 2024 year.

Renew today