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Serving Low-Income Families Through Premium Assistance: A Look At Recent State Activity

This issue paper examines the policies in the HIFA waiver initiative that provide incentives for states to use Medicaid/SCHIP funds to assist in the purchase of private insurance options. It also reports on how states have responded to these new policies and what key policy questions are raised about premium assistance programs.

Issue Paper (.pdf)

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