Public Option, Resources, State Efforts
Medicaid Buy-In: State of Play
As states look for opportunities to control insurance costs, stabilize their insurance markets and provide consumers with more options, Medicaid Buy-in is emerging as a potential solution under consideration in many states.
- Medicaid Buy-in is generating excitement from both consumer groups and state governments interested in improving health insurance affordability and choice.
- States may explore Medicaid Buy-in for a variety of reasons, and each state’s approach will likely be designed differently to meet the state’s unique needs.
- Fourteen states are in various stages of exploring Medicaid Buy-in, through studies or legislation.
You can learn more about Medicaid Buy-In in our State of Play here: