Up To 30% Of Medicaid Enrollees Could Lose Insurance After PHE Ends

By Dorothy Mills-Gregg / January 24, 2021 at 11:39 PM
Updated Story Experts say President Joe Biden could prevent an estimated 30% of Medicaid beneficiaries from losing insurance once the public health emergency ends by reworking some regulations and rewriting a Trump administration guidance on how to restart the redetermination process . Congress required states to keep Medicaid beneficiaries continuously enrolled throughout the COVID-19 public health emergency as a condition of receiving more federal Medicaid money. The goal is to keep people from losing access to health...

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