Medicaid expansion

AARP Montana helped defeat a bill that would have ended affordable health coverage for more than 100,000 residents, including 20,000 older adults.
Voters in South Dakota next week will decide on a ballot initiative to expand Medicaid to an estimated 42,500 low-income adults.
Senior man lying in hospital bed because of coronavirus infection
Expanding Medicaid coverage in non-expansion states will provide access to needed health care and treatment for millions of adults during the COVID-19 pandemic.
As the month of June winded down, a federal court issued a ruling invalidating Kentucky’s effort to attach work and other community engagement requirements to receive Medicaid benefits.
En español | As we approach the end of the Affordable Care Act (ACA)’s third health insurance open enrollment period, it’s a good time to look at how the ACA has affected older Americans.
Over the cliff
The Affordable Care Act (ACA) created an additional set of rules governing Medicaid eligibility, and these new rules and the traditional rules interact in ways that can significantly affect low-income Medicare beneficiaries. Here’s a primer on what’s at stake
By Pauline Bartolone, Capitol Public Radio - via Kaiser Health News
It's deal time for Medicaid, and the political horse-trading could end up reshaping the health insurance program for low-income Americans.
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