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Both the 'private option' and traditional Medicaid expansions improved access to care for low-income adults

Series Title(s):
In the literature (Commonwealth Fund)
Author(s):
Lorber, Deborah, author
Contributor(s):
Commonwealth Fund, issuing body.
Publication:
[New York, N.Y.] : Commonwealth Fund, 2016
Language(s):
English
Format:
Text
Subject(s):
Health Services Accessibility
Medicaid -- statistics & numerical data
Medicaid -- trends
Medically Uninsured -- statistics & numerical data
Financing, Personal
Forecasting
Poverty
Private Sector
Humans
Arkansas
Kentucky
Texas
United States
United States.
Genre(s):
Technical Report
Abstract:
Low-income adults in Kentucky and Arkansas, which both expanded Medicaid eligibility under the Affordable Care Act, were more likely to be insured and less likely to have problems paying medical bills or affording prescriptions than low-income adults in Texas, which did not expand Medicaid.
Copyright:
Reproduced with permission of the copyright holder. Further use of the material is subject to CC BY license. (More information)
Extent:
1 online resource (1 PDF file (2 unnumbered pages))
Illustrations:
Illustrations
NLM Unique ID:
101676231 (See catalog record)
Series Title(s):
In the literature (Commonwealth Fund)
Author(s):
Lorber, Deborah, author
Contributor(s):
Commonwealth Fund, issuing body.
Publication:
[New York, N.Y.] : Commonwealth Fund, 2016
Language(s):
English
Format:
Text
Subject(s):
Health Services Accessibility
Medicaid -- statistics & numerical data
Medicaid -- trends
Medically Uninsured -- statistics & numerical data
Financing, Personal
Forecasting
Poverty
Private Sector
Humans
Arkansas
Kentucky
Texas
United States
United States.
Genre(s):
Technical Report
Abstract:
Low-income adults in Kentucky and Arkansas, which both expanded Medicaid eligibility under the Affordable Care Act, were more likely to be insured and less likely to have problems paying medical bills or affording prescriptions than low-income adults in Texas, which did not expand Medicaid.
Copyright:
Reproduced with permission of the copyright holder. Further use of the material is subject to CC BY license. (More information)
Extent:
1 online resource (1 PDF file (2 unnumbered pages))
Illustrations:
Illustrations
NLM Unique ID:
101676231 (See catalog record)