The Coverage and Cost Impacts of Expanding Medicaid
This paper quantifies the impacts on coverage and cost of expanding Medicaid to cover more of the low-income uninsured, including adults, at various income levels and with improved participation rates.
The analysis models two primary options to expand Medicaid (250% FPL for children, 100% FPL for adults; 300% FPL for children, 150% for adults) as well as the same options with no change for children.
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- Characteristics of Poor Uninsured Adults who Fall into the Coverage Gap
- The Uninsured: A Primer - Key Facts about Health Insurance on the Eve of Coverage Expansions