Current Medicaid Numbers

Massachusetts Medicaid Numbers

Community Spouse Resource Allowance:201520162017
Minimum$23,844.00$23,844.00$24,180.00
Maximum$119,220.00$119,220.00$120,900.00
Resource Allowance for Individual:$2,000.00$2,000.00$2,000.00
Monthly Maintenance Needs Allowance:
Minimum$1,966.25$2,002.50$2,002.50
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$600.75
Standard Utility Allowances:
Heat$375.00$381.00$381.00
Non-Heat$611.00$620.00$620.00
Maximum Home Equity Limit:$828,000.00$828,000.00$840,000.00
Divestment Penalty Divisor:$310.00 Daily$354.00 Daily as of 7/1
$310 Daily before 7/1
$354.00 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 2016

Community Spouse Resource Allowance:
Minimum$23,844.00
MaximumSpousal Share (1/2 joint resources as of beginning of period of continuous institutionalization), up to $119,220.00
Resource Allowance for Individual:$4,000.00 (Medically Needy)
Monthly Maintenance Needs Allowance:
Minimum$2,002.50
Maximum$2,980.50
Allowance for Personal Needs:$50.00 (unless specific circumstances)
Therapeutic Employment:+$85+(1/2 bal., max. $265) = max. $400
Guardianship, Legal, & Tax:varies
Shelter Allowance:$600.75 (unless excess)
Standard Utility Allowances:$613.00 (no heat/non distinction)
Dependent Allocation:$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:$552,000.00
Divestment Penalty Divisor:$9,113.00/mo

Updated July 1, 2016