TITLE

THE IMPACT OF STATE MEDICAID REFORM ON VULNERABLE POPULATIONS NEEDING LONG-TERM CARE SERVICES AND SUPPORTS An AnAlysis of floridA, illinois, And new Jersey

AUTHOR(S)
Allen, Elizabeth P.; Cappelletto, Wendy; Siegel, Shana
PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
NAELA Journal;Oct2012, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p125
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the starting of Medicaid Program of the U.S. with the purpose of providing medical assistance and long-term support and services to the Americans who are below the low-income group. The problems facing the elder community and the individuals with disability, importance of physical and emotional well-being and the recent legislative actions taken by Illinois, Florida and New Jersey are discussed. The different approaches taken for controlling the growth of Medicaid programs and related costs by the states, reform in the Medicaid programs and its impact on the populations are also discussed.
ACCESSION #
82832666

 

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