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Is this a revocable trust or an irrevocable trust?
If it is irrevocable, how long ago was the house transferred into the trust?
Ok, then unfortunately a revocable trust provides no protection from any creditors, and has to be disclosed to Medicaid/Medicare if the person is applying for long term care benefits. The reason is that with a revocable trust, the grantor (maker) of the trust is still considered the beneficial owner of the assets in the trust because they can remove the assets at any time up until their death.
So to answer your question directly, yes, a house in a revocable trust is a "countable asset" for Medicaid/Medicare purposes.
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