There were four major changes to the qualifications for these benefits:
May affect some here.
Establishment of a clear net-worth limit for income and assets
Establishment of a 36-month look-back period to review asset transfers at less than fair market value that may reduce net worth
Establishment of up to a five-year penalty period to be calculated based on the portion of the covered assets that would have made net worth excessive, and
Updates to medical expense definitions for consistency with VA internal guidelines.