Medicaid’s Role for Seniors


Genworth, Compare Long Term Care Costs Across the United States,

Grayson K. Vincent and Victoria A. Velkoff, The Next Four Decades: The Older Population in the United States: 2010 to 2050 (Washington, DC: US Census Bureau, May 2010),

Juliette Cubanski, Giselle Casillas, and Anthony Damico, Poverty Among Seniors: An Updated Analysis of National and State Level Poverty Rates Under the Official and Supplemental Poverty Measures (Washington, DC: Kaiser Family Foundation, June 2015),

Kaiser Family Foundation, Medicaid’s Role in Meeting Seniors’ Long-Term Services and Supports Needs (Washington, DC: Kaiser Family Foundation, August 2016),

Kaiser Family Foundation estimates based on 2015 National Health Expenditure Accounts data from CMS, Office of the Actuary

Kaiser Family Foundation and Urban Institute estimates based on data from FY 2013 MSIS and CMS-64 reports

Loraine A. West, et al., 65+ in the United States: Current Population Reports (Washington, DC: US Census Bureau, June 2014),

MaryBeth Musumeci and Katherine Young, State Variation in Medicaid Per Enrollee Spending for Seniors and People with Disabilities (Washington, DC: Kaiser Family Foundation, May 2017),

Medicaid and CHIP Payment and Access Commission, Mandatory and Optional Benefits (Washington, DC: Medicaid and CHIP Payment and Access Commission),

Molly O’Malley Watts, Elizabeth Cornachione, and MaryBeth Musumeci, Medicaid Financial Eligibility for Seniors and People with Disabilities in 2015 (Washington, DC: Kaiser Family Foundation, March 2016),

Rachel Garfield, et al., Medicaid’s Role for People with Dementia (Washington, DC: Kaiser Family Foundation, October 2015),

Rachel Garfield, et al., Serving Low Income Seniors Where They Live: Medicaid’s Role in Providing Community-Based Long-Term Services and Supports (Washington, DC: Kaiser Family Foundation, September 2015),

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