How Does Medicaid Expansion Affect Insurance Coverage of Rural Populations?
Examines how states' decisions on Medicaid expansion are impacting rural areas in the U.S. Uses population estimates, the status of state expansion as of July 2014, and state-level insurance estimates to answer two primary questions: how is Medicaid expansion affecting rural populations, and how would it differ if every state were to expand Medicaid?
Kristie Thompson, Brystana Kaufman, Mark Holmes
North Carolina Rural Health Research Program
Medicaid · Policy · State-by-state data · Uninsured and underinsured · State-by-state