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AARP Public Policy Institute
by Lynda Flowers, Ari Houser, Public Policy Institute
Block Grant and Per Capita Caps Pose Risks for Medicaid Beneficiaries and for States
Capped Financing for Medicaid Does Not Account for the Growing Aging Population
By all measures, the per enrollee cap proposal in the BCRA falls short, beginning with the setting of the baseline. It would likely result in immediate cuts to state Medicaid programs, it is inadequate to meet the needs of a rapidly changing demographic, and it is likely to take away the ability of many states to make changes in their Medicaid policies.
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A State Scorecard on Long-Term Services and Supports for Older Adults, People with Physical Disabilities, and Family Caregivers
By 2030, one out of every five people in the United State will be 65-plus. Will your community be ready?
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