Journal Article Medicaid/CHIP Participation Reached 93.7 Percent Among Eligible Children In 2016
Jennifer M. Haley, Genevieve M. Kenney, Robin Wang, Victoria Lynch, Matthew Buettgens
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Children’s participation in Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) rose by 5 percentage points between 2013 and 2016. As a result, 1.7 million fewer Medicaid/CHIP-eligible children were uninsured in 2016. Participation was lower among adults than among children, and nearly 6 million Medicaid-eligible adults were uninsured in 2016.

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Research Areas Health and health care
Tags Health insurance Federal health care reform Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program  State Children's Health Insurance Program Maternal, child, and reproductive health
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