When making a Medicaid application, the family must
contact the County Department of Social Services where the resident
currently resides. The county will set an appointment time and
date for application. Please tell us your application date.
Jefferson County Department of Social
900 Jefferson County Parkway
Golden, Colorado 80215
You will be asked to provide information such as:
||-Stocks and Bonds
||-Life Insurance Policies
To speed the Medicaid application process, please
bring all the required information with you to your meeting. Plan
at least four to six weeks for confirmation from Medicaid. We
can provide you with a comprehensive list of the information required
by the county.
While your Medicaid application is pending and until
your application has been approved for funding, families will
be responsible for payment to Mapleton Care Center. Full payment
for the month will be calculated at the current private pay rate.
The resident°s social security and other monthly income are often
used for this purpose.
As soon as your Medicaid funding is approved and if
Medicaid makes the decision to cover care from the initial date
of admission to the nursing center, we provide a refund for he
amount paid us during the time of pending approval.
Be Medicaid guidelines, on the resident has been approved
for Medicaid, their monthly income less $50.00 (persona needs
income to the resident) is paid to the nursing center. Medicaid
reimburses the facility additional funds to support the cost of
We will be pleased to assist you in this application
process. Please contact us for additional information.