Medicaid Reform: The Elephant in the Room | RealClearHealth

Allocating money based on current spending would lock in large and arguably unfair variation in funding across states. Current federal spending per low-income resident varies by a factor of 11 to 1 across the country. Permanently entrenching this variation would justifiably draw the ire of states locked permanently into low federal contributions.Alternatively, block grants could be allocated using ne

Source: Medicaid Reform: The Elephant in the Room | RealClearHealth

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