Manatt: ARP Incentive Could Fund Medicaid Expansion For Over 6 Years

By Maya Goldman / May 3, 2021 at 5:23 PM
The American Rescue Plan’s incentives for states to adopt Medicaid expansion could lead to roughly $21.1 billion in additional federal dollars among the 14 states that haven’t yet implemented expansion, and could fully offset state expansion costs expansion for up to six-and-a-half years in some of the states, according to a Manatt Health analysis published in April. “While Medicaid expansion has always provided significant fiscal advantages for states (in addition to providing a wide range of health and other benefits),...

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