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Medicaid’s Role: What’s at Stake Under a Block Grant or Per Capita Cap? | Before you form an opinion, understand the system 

img_0163The Kaiser Foundation has prepared a short video explaining how Medicaid works. As Republican politicians attempt to limit the open-ended spending on this program, facts and fantasy will be flying.

This video provides an overview of the people covered by Medicaid and how Medicaid funds are distributed across enrollment groups and on a per enrollee basis. The video also highlights the implications of reducing federal Medicaid funds through a block grant or per capita cap.

Source: Medicaid’s Role: What’s at Stake Under a Block Grant or Per Capita Cap? | The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

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