Changing Medicaid

With policy-makers in Washington considering some changes, and possibly major changes, in the state/federal Medicaid partnership, the Health Affairs Blog has taken a look at some of the options those policy-makers might consider. Among them are: giving states greater flexibility in the design and implementation of their own Medicaid programs requiring cost-sharing by some or all beneficiaries, such as through premiums and co-payments limiting benefits employing incentives to encourage healthy behaviors The article also considers the manner in which individuals enroll in Medicaid and how that has evolved over the years. Learn more about some of the options Congress will [...]