Skip to content

AARP Members Enjoy Exclusive Discounts on Travel, Dining and More. Join Today

 

The High Cost of Capping Federal Medicaid Funding

Deficit reduction commissions and some policymakers are recommending the use of block grants (or other capped funding arrangements) to limit federal Medicaid spending. These recommendations may help balance the federal budget and provide states with more flexibility, but the price is high: Millions of Americans could lose access to basic health services, including long-term services and supports.

Join the Discussion

0 | Add Yours

Please leave your comment below.

You must be logged in to leave a comment.

Next Article

Read This