Treatment of entrance fees in Continuing Care Communities, clients living in fraternal/religious/benevolent nursing facility
Purpose: Treatment of entrance fees in a continuing care retirement community or life care community is considered a resource available to the client in certain conditions. How to treat life care contracts signed by the client and the facility and/or organization.
- If the client signed a contract for life care, consider the following to determine if adequate consideration was received when assets were transferred to the facility:
- The amount of the client's assets surrendered under the contract
- The client's cost of care up to the date of application for LTC services
- Follow necessary supplemental accommodation (NSA) procedures described in WAC 182-503-0120 when appropriate.