New State Surveys Show State Budgetary Pressures on Medicaid Easing, But Long-Term Challenges for Program Remain
Three KCMU state surveys indicate improving economy and sustained state cost-containment actions have improved the outlook for Medicaid and SCHIP, but long-term challenges remain due to factors affecting overall health care system.
Summary of Findings (.pdf)
Medicaid Budgets, Spending and Policy Initiatives in State Fiscal Years 2005 and 2006
State Medicaid Outpatient Prescription Drug Policies: Findings from a National Survey, 2005 Update
In a Time of Growing Need: State Choices Influence Health Coverage Access for Children and Families
News on State Medicaid Programs: July through September 2005 Update