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This report provides the latest national and state data on Medicaid enrollment and spending for individuals enrolled in both Medicaid and Medicare, also known as dual eligibles. Nationally, there are 7.5 million dual eligibles and while they comprise 14 percent of the Medicaid population, they account for 40 percent of Medicaid spending.
Populations:Developmental/Intellectual Disabilities; Physical Disabilities
Sources:Kaiser Family Foundation
Keywords:State/Agency Information; Enrollment
Medicare Modernization Act; dual eligibles; Medicaid Statistical Information System; (MSIS); prescription drugs
Kaiser Commission on Medicaid and the Uninsured
Short URL: http://www.advancingstates.org/node/50710