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Medicaid and Its Role in State/Federal Budgets & Health Reform

This chartpack from the Kaiser Commission on Medicaid and the Uninsured addresses five key questions about the Medicaid program. They include:

  • What is Medicaid and what does it do?
  • What does Medicaid cost and why?
  • What is Medicaid’s role in state budgets?
  • What is Medicaid’s role in the federal budget?
  • What is Medicaid’s role in health reform?

Chartpack (.pdf)

Related fact sheet: Medicaid and Its Role In State/Federal Budgets and Health Reform