- Most doctors (70%) accept new Medicaid patients
- Access to care in Medicaid is comparable to private insurance
- Evidence about Medicaid’s impact on health outcomes continues to emerge
A 1-page distillation of information and statistics about the opioid epidemic and Medicaid’s role in covering addiction treatment services.
Section 1115 waivers provide states an avenue to test new approaches in Medicaid that differ from federal program rules. They generally reflect priorities identified by states and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).
We look at waivers that implement the ACA’s Medicaid expansion and highlight themes in approved, pending, and denied provisions to date as well as key issues to watch.
Our summary reviews findings from 108 studies of the impact of state Medicaid expansions under the ACA published between January 2014 and January 2017.
A look at the current landscape of demonstration waivers and what to watch going forward.
A review of children’s coverage today and a look at what’s at stake in debates around funding for CHIP.
An explainer on how Medicaid is financed, whom it covers and how spending is distributed across groups, as policymakers consider restructuring the program.
Our fact sheets highlight the role and reach of Medicaid in every state.
Total newly eligible Medicaid expansion
enrollees: 10.7 million