A ‘Sleeper’ lurking in the GOP’s health-care overhaul
Commonwealth Medicine, Center for Health Law and Economics
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One little-discussed aspect of a new GOP health-care bill would significantly change the way state Medicaid programs are funded and could erode coverage nationwide. In Governing, our health policy analyst Rachel Gershon discusses how per capita caps would be a historic change for state Medicaid programs, and likely force hard decisions about who and what to cover.
Senate, health care bill, health legislation, Affordable Care Act, ACA, health care access, Medicaid
Gershon R. (2017). A ‘Sleeper’ lurking in the GOP’s health-care overhaul. Commonwealth Medicine Publications. Retrieved from https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/commed_pubs/53