A major concern for many Oklahomans involves the cost of long-term care, which includes nursing home care, in-home care, prescription medications, and medical expenses.  Proper Medicaid planning can enable you to receive Medicaid benefits to pay the long-term care costs, rather than exhausting your savings.  Medicaid planning can be beneficial to clients who are already in the nursing home as well as those who have not yet entered the nursing home.  Early action is more effective at protecting assets. If you think a nursing home stay is possible in the next 5-7 years, consult with our attorneys to consider your options.