2020 Medicaid Resource & Allowances

The New York State Department of Health has issued resource and income allowances for the year 2020. All figures are effective as of January 1, 2020.

Institutional/Nursing Home Care

Applicant Resource Allowance $15,750
Community Spouse Resource Allowance $128,640 (maximum)
Applicant Income Allowance $50
Community Spouse Income Allowance $3,216

Community Based Care (Home Care, etc.)

Applicant Resource Allowance $15,750
Community Spouse Resource Allowance $23,100
Applicant Income Allowance $875
Community Spouse Income Allowance $1,284