Medicaid Expansion Research Paper

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Medicaid Expansion HCS/455 Nicolette Hamilton July 14, 2014 Medicaid Expansion The Medicaid program delivers health insurance coverage for more then 60 millions Americans. Medicaid programs provide coverage for low-income children, pregnant women, individuals with disabilities, and seniors. Medicaid is jointly sponsored by states and the federal government, and controlled by states consistent with federal standards. Currently, one of the major concerns in health care policies is the quantity of uninsured individuals in the United Stats. This is one of the main reasons why an expansion of coverage needs to occur from Medicaid and the Affordable Care Act (ACA), for adults with incomes at or below the poverty level. During

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