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Home Care Service Agreements

If the recipient needs to enter a facility or request other services for which Medicaid can pay, the personalized care agreement may demonstrate that the care was a legitimate expense and not an attempt to conceal assets by giving money to their family members. The recipient pays the „value” in personal care services. But who will take care of this care? The answer is usually close to home: an adult child. By default, a brother and sister can become a reference person, or one of them is chosen because he lives closer or because he has fewer family responsibilities. The establishment of an agreement clarifies, for a family, the tasks to be expected in exchange for a given compensation. It can help avoid family conflicts over who will provide care and how much money will change ownership. Some families choose to use an external facilitator, social worker, clergyman, caregiver or other person with no personal interest for the results of the meeting. It may be necessary to have more than one meeting…