Study Finds Expanded Medicaid Increases Health Care Use

PhysBizTechStudy Finds Expanded Medicaid Increases Health Care UseNew York TimesWASHINGTON — Come January, millions of low-income adults will gain health insurance coverage through Medicaid in one of the farthest-reaching provisions of the Obama health care law. How will that change their finances, spending habits, use of ...Medicaid has mixed record on improving health for poor, study saysLos Angeles TimesMedicaid Expansion May Not Improve Health of Poor in USBloombergMedicaid Expansion Enhances Financial and Mental Well-Being, Study SaysU.S.

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    Introduction. The primary components of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), including the individual mandate, subsidized Marketplace coverage, and state Medicaid expansions, were implemented in 2014. 1 A growing literature has emerged evaluating how state-specific insurance coverage, 2-10 access to care, 11-13 and self-assessed health 14-19 changed following the law’s implementation.
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  • Medicaid
    Medicaid in the United States is a federal and state program that helps with healthcare costs for some people with limited income and resources. Medicaid also offers benefits not normally covered by Medicare, including nursing home care and personal care services.The main difference between the two programs is that Medicaid covers healthcare costs for people with low incomes while Medicare ...
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