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After careful review of the COVID-19 environment, the law firm of Chayet & Danzo, LLC, will be conducting in-person appointments in our offices on a limited basis and with strict social distancing protocols.

During this time, our team will continue to diligently work remotely on all client matters and will maintain communication through email, telephone, and video conferencing. Our main office number, (303) 355-8500 will continue to be answered during our normal business hours of 8:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday – Thursday and 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Fridays.

This decision to have limited appointments in-office while following strict social distancing protocols is in the best interest and health of our team, clients and community.

We will continue accepting new clients during this period as well as fully servicing our existing clients.

We wish you and your family continued health during these unique and challenging times.

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Medicaid Eligibility Numbers for 2011

Medicaid Eligibility: Single Individuals

Income limit is $2,022 per month or less. Interest income, veterans’ benefits, annuity payments, dividends, pensions (including Civil Service), and Social Security are all part of income.

The Medicare Part B insurance premium (up to $96.40 for 2011), which is automatically deducted from Social Security benefits, is included as part of income.

The asset limit for nonexempt items is $2,000 or less.

Medicaid Eligibility: Married Couples

The community spouse if entitled to retain assets as a “community spouse resource allowance” or “CSRA.” The CSRA is $109,560.

Minimum Monthly Maintenance Needs Allowance (adjustment July 1)

  • Basic allowance $1,822
  • Excess shelter $547
  • But MMMNA cannot exceed maximum of $2,739

Average Medicaid Cost Of Nursing Home Care In Colorado $6,394

Average Medicaid Cost Of Nursing Home Care By Region

Region I Counties: $6,914 per month
  • Adams
  • Arapahoe
  • Boulder
  • Broomfield
  • Denver
  • Jefferson
Region II Counties: $6,412 per month
  • Cheyenne
  • Clear Creek
  • Douglas
  • Elbert
  • Gilpin
  • Grand
  • Jackson
  • Kit Carson
  • Larimer
  • Logan
  • Morgan
  • Park
  • Phillips
  • Sedgwick
  • Summit
  • Washington
  • Weld
  • Yuma
Region III Counties: $5,915 per month
  • Alamosa
  • Baca
  • Bent
  • Chaffee
  • Conejos
  • Costilla
  • Crowley
  • Custer
  • El Paso
  • Fremont
  • Huerfano
  • Kiowa
  • Lake
  • Las Animas
  • Lincoln
  • Mineral
  • Otero
  • Prowers
  • Pueblo
  • Rio Grande
  • Saguache
  • Teller
Region IV Counties: $6,336 per month
  • Archuleta
  • Delta
  • Dolores
  • Eagle
  • Garfield
  • Gunnison
  • Hinsdale
  • La Plata
  • Mesa
  • Moffat
  • Montezuma
  • Montrose
  • Ouray
  • Pitkin
  • Rio Blanco
  • Routt
  • San Juan

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