Medicaid Enrollment Increased By 3 Million From October to February

The number of people enrolled in Medicaid increased by 3 million to 62.3 million from October through February, as more people joined the state-federal insurance program.. States that expanded Medicaid eligibility under the ACA saw an average 8 percent increase in enrollment; states that did not expand the program saw an average 1.6 percent increase. Since all states did not report Medicaid enrollment, federal officials say the numbers underestimate the program’s growth. Unlike enrollment for private coverage, there is no deadline for people to apply for Medicaid.

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