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The UnitedHealth Center for Health Reform and Modernization released a new brief. Many Americans do not have health insurance coverage, and Medicaid enrollment can cover the gap of the uninsured, if successful practices are used. This brief highlights four approaches used in Kentucky and Arkansas to increase enrollment for low-income residents to cut their uninsured populations in half. The solutions in this brief can inform other states on efforts to decrease the number of uninsured people.
Populations:Aging/Older Adults; Caregivers; Developmental/Intellectual Disabilities; Physical Disabilities
Programs/Initiatives:Medicaid Managed Long Term Care
Alabama; Alaska; American Samoa; Arizona; Arkansas; California; Colorado; Commonwealth Northern Mariana Islands; Connecticut; Delaware; District of Columbia; Florida; Georgia; Guam; Hawaii; Idaho; Illinois; Indiana; Iowa; Kansas; Kentucky; Louisiana; Maine; Maryland; Massachusetts; Michigan; Minnesota; Mississippi; Missouri; Montana; N/A; Nebraska; Nevada; New Hampshire; New Jersey; New Mexico; New York; North Carolina; North Dakota; Ohio; Oklahoma; Oregon; Pennsylvania; Puerto Rico; Rhode Island; South Carolina; South Dakota; Tennessee; Texas; Utah; Vermont; Virgin Islands; Virginia; Washington; West Virginia; Wisconsin; Wyoming; All States/Territories
Keywords:Eligibility; Enrollment; Public Health; System Transformation
UnitedHealth Center for Health Reform and Modernization
Short URL: http://www.advancingstates.org/node/66613