Ohio Appeals Court Finds Home Transfer Improper For Medicaid Coverage

BELLEFONTAINE, Ohio - The Ohio Third District Court of Appeals on Oct. 9 affirmed a trial court ruling that the transfer of a house from a revocable trust directly to a "community spouse" was an improper transfer under the rules for Medicaid eligibility for nursing home care (Helen Williams v. Ohio Department of Job and Family Services, No. 8-11-18, Ohio App., 3rd Dist., Logan Co.; 2012 Ohio App. LEXIS 4097).

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