When you discover the cost of long term care in a nursing home in Hartford CT, you need professional advice. The 2019 cost of long-term care in a Hartford CT nursing home averages between $268 and $441 per day...for a semi-private room. If a $130,000 per year nursing home stay sounds exorbitant,you need to look at all your options. Do not get caught at the last minute without a long-term care plan. Call the law office of Attorney Hank Weatherby. Weatherby & Associates is a law firm with extensive experience in elder care issues. If you are a middle class resident with some assets and no long-term insurance plan, you may be surprised to find that Medicaid will pay for nursing home care. As the Hartford area's leading elder care attorney, he will assist you in preparing for the arduous process of applying for Medicaid benefits.
Planning early for the worst possible scenario - onset of dementia or debilitating stroke - can start early with the right lawyer. This type of planning falls under the category of estate planning, since the CT Medicaid application process is a labyrinth of rules, regulations, timelines and pitfalls. There is no way to prepare the paperwork on your own, no matter how fastidious a record keeper you are. A consultation with Weatherby & Associates will give you peace of mind so you can focus on the good things in your life. Contact Weatherby & Associates today at 860-769-6938.
Our service area includes the towns and surrounding areas of Enfield CT, Simsbury CT, Hartford CT, and West Hartford CT, in Hartford County CT.