Proposals to Cap State Medicaid Funding: Massachusetts Considerations

Prepared for the Massachusetts Coalition for Coverage and Care

In a new chart pack commissioned by the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation for the Massachusetts Coalition for Coverage and Care, Manatt Health provides an overview of proposals to cap federal Medicaid funding under the American Health Care Act (AHCA), the House bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

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The chart pack explains the current structure of Medicaid financing; delves into the key provisions of the AHCA; and discusses the potential implications for Massachusetts, including with respect to the Commonwealth’s Medicaid expansion and 1115 waiver.