Issue Briefs | Mar 4, 2015

State Network – Medicaid Expansion States See Significant Budget Savings and Revenue Gains

Manatt Health Solutions

As states continue to look for new ways to balance their budgets, early results from states that have expanded Medicaid show significant state budget savings after just the first year of expansion. Twenty-six states have expanded Medicaid—this brief focuses on the budget impact in two states: Kentucky and Arkansas.