Current Medicaid Numbers

Massachusetts Medicaid Numbers

Community Spouse Resource Allowance:201520162017
Minimum$23,844$23,844$24,180
Maximum$119,220$119,220$120,900
Resource Allowance for Individual:$2,000$2,000$2,000
Monthly Maintenance Needs Allowance:
Minimum$1,966.25$2,002.50$2,030
Maximum$2,980.50$2,980.50$3,022.50
Allowance for Personal Needs:$72.80$72.80$72.80
Shelter Standard:$589.88$600.75$609
Standard Utility Allowances:
Heat$375$381$381
Non-Heat$611$620$620
Maximum Home Equity Limit:$828,000$828,000$840,000
Divestment Penalty Divisor:$310 Daily$354 Daily as of 7/1
$310 Daily before 7/1
$354 Daily

New Hampshire Medicaid Numbers

Community Spouse Resource Allowance:
Minimum$23,844.00
Maximum$119,220.00
Resource Allowance for Individual:$2,500.00
Monthly Maintenance Needs Allowance:
Minimum$1,991.25
Maximum$2980.50
Allowance for Personal Needs:$70
Shelter Standard:$598
Standard Utility Allowances:$551
Maximum Home Equity Limit:$552,000.00
Divestment Penalty Divisor:$292.24/day
$8,889.94/month

Rhode Island Medicaid Numbers 2017

Community Spouse Resource Allowance:
(0392.15)  Minimum$24,180.00
MaximumSpousal Share (1/2 joint resources as of beginning of period of continuous institutionalization), up to $120,900.00
Resource Allowance for Individual:$4,000.00 (Medically Needy)
Monthly Maintenance Needs Allowance:
(0392.15.20) Minimum$2,030.00
Maximum$3,022.50
Allowance for Personal Needs:(0392.15):$50.00 (unless specific circumstances)
Therapeutic Employment:+$85+(1/2 bal., max. $265) = max. $400
Guardianship, Legal, & Tax:varies
Shelter Allowance(0392.15.20):$609.00 (unless excess)
Standard Utility Allowances(SNAP Manual Sec. 1038.20.05):$613.00 (no heat/non distinction)
Dependent Allocation(0392.15.25)$667.50 (no income, C/S)
($2,002.50-income)/3 (if income, C/S)
$4,000 – dep.’s inc. (no C/S)
Maximum Home Equity Limit:$560,000.00
Divestment Penalty Divisor:$9,113.00/mo

Updated July 1, 2017