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nini Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Nov-23-06 09:19 PM
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20. somethings wrong here.. you can't own a home and expensive cars
and qualify for that. You must have assets under a certain amount - they're lying about something here..hmmmm

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  -Step right up--bring your own marshmallows to this flaming, BUT Horse with no Name  Nov-23-06 07:39 PM   #0 
  - What could her justification be for being on Medicaid? For the  babylonsister   Nov-23-06 07:41 PM   #1 
  - The only thing I can figure  Horse with no Name   Nov-23-06 07:45 PM   #5 
  - fraud investigation  nashville_brook   Nov-23-06 08:54 PM   #16 
  - google: report medicaid fraud (and your state)  nashville_brook   Nov-23-06 08:59 PM   #17 
  - Rather than speculating scenarios..  Tellurian   Nov-23-06 09:12 PM   #18 
  - Rich people are shown as "penniless" on paper if they create corporations...  BlueCaliDem04   Nov-24-06 01:43 PM   #31 
  - Had a 'friend' once  durtee librul   Nov-24-06 08:39 PM   #47 
  - And my Brother Veterans are dying hmmmm  Monkeyman   Nov-23-06 07:42 PM   #2 
  - shut up and quit complaining about your betters  leftofthedial   Nov-23-06 07:44 PM   #3 
  - this is one reason we need universal health coverage for EVERYONE...  mike_c   Nov-23-06 07:45 PM   #4 
  - Well, report her for cheating the system.  LeftyMom   Nov-23-06 07:47 PM   #6 
  - I can't  Horse with no Name   Nov-23-06 07:48 PM   #7 
     - I work in health care too...and I think we're obliged to report suspected fraud..  likesmountains 52   Nov-23-06 07:54 PM   #8 
        - only if the hospital is doing it,lol  Horse with no Name   Nov-23-06 08:19 PM   #11 
           - Oh! I think you're right! I just know we have to take "ethics" review  likesmountains 52   Nov-23-06 10:03 PM   #26 
  - I'm thinking something like WIC might be okay for her if her husband  Ilsa   Nov-23-06 07:57 PM   #9 
  - I think it's at least 11K per person per year.  stonecoldsober   Nov-23-06 08:40 PM   #15 
  - If she's not actually married  mcking   Nov-23-06 08:16 PM   #10 
  - Medicaid often covers not only  Ms. Toad   Nov-25-06 01:15 PM   #48 
  - There needs to be caps on benefits for income AND wealth  upi402   Nov-23-06 08:28 PM   #12 
  - Playing devil's advocate here. Most states, the home you live in, regardless  pinto   Nov-23-06 08:30 PM   #13 
  - So the saying goes, how do you think the rich *got* rich?  BlooInBloo   Nov-23-06 08:36 PM   #14 
  - Sounds like fraud to me. n/t  cat_girl25   Nov-23-06 09:16 PM   #19 
  - somethings wrong here.. you can't own a home and expensive cars  nini   Nov-23-06 09:19 PM   #20 
  - It may depend on the state, but generally assets don't factor into Medicaid coverage  nonconformist   Nov-23-06 09:30 PM   #21 
     - Oh yes they do.  Maddy McCall   Nov-23-06 10:09 PM   #28 
     - nope.. you cannot have a million dollar home etc.. and get aid  nini   Nov-24-06 01:08 PM   #29 
        - In Washington, state medical is only income-tested.  lumberjack_jeff   Nov-24-06 01:17 PM   #30 
        - those income levels wouldn't provide the lifestyle described above  nini   Nov-24-06 05:40 PM   #42 
           - Undoubtedly, it's possible to game the system.  lumberjack_jeff   Nov-24-06 08:33 PM   #46 
        - For Medicaid for pregnant women in Texas, there is NO asset check.  GOPisEvil   Nov-24-06 01:51 PM   #32 
           - it didn't used to be that way here..  nini   Nov-24-06 05:37 PM   #41 
  - I'm pretty sure that if at any point during a pregnancy you are without income...  nonconformist   Nov-23-06 09:35 PM   #22 
  - I would report that to Medicaid.  Cleita   Nov-23-06 09:51 PM   #23 
  - The trappings of wealth  flying_monkeys   Nov-23-06 09:55 PM   #24 
  - You live in Texas, correct? Here's who to call:  GOPisEvil   Nov-23-06 09:56 PM   #25 
  - That's so messed up.  otherlander   Nov-23-06 10:07 PM   #27 
  - Medicaid or Medicare?  mentalsolstice   Nov-24-06 02:06 PM   #33 
  - Report it.  XanaDUer   Nov-24-06 02:14 PM   #34 
  - Ouch?!  mentalsolstice   Nov-24-06 04:52 PM   #38 
     - Duh.  XanaDUer   Nov-24-06 06:10 PM   #44 
        - Good deal! Sarcasm accepted! n/t  mentalsolstice   Nov-24-06 06:31 PM   #45 
  - I think some of us forget what it means to be a Dem. We're about the poor...  chaska   Nov-24-06 02:20 PM   #35 
  - I know EXACTLY what your talking about....  LibraLiz1973   Nov-24-06 02:22 PM   #36 
  - Universal health care solves this problem  dorkulon   Nov-24-06 02:57 PM   #37 
  - I know. We really have to get out and push for this now that  Cleita   Nov-24-06 05:42 PM   #43 
  - No flames here.  Jamastiene   Nov-24-06 04:57 PM   #39 
  - I'm not going to flame you. I agree, that sounds wrong.  impeachdubya   Nov-24-06 05:02 PM   #40 

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