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End-of-Term Retrospective on the Trump Administration’s 1115 Waiver Priorities

USA - September 10 2020 Section 1115 of the Social Security Act permits states to waive certain Medicaid statutory requirements through demonstration projects that advance…

Mindy Lipson, Nina V. Punukollu

Targeted Options for Increasing Medicaid Payments to Providers During COVID-19 Crisis

USA - April 10 2020 The COVID-19 pandemic is causing dramatic changes in utilization that threaten the financial stability of providers and may jeopardize access to care…

Jocelyn A. Guyer, Avi Herring, Anne O'Hagen Karl, Cindy Mann

State Medicaid and CHIP Strategies to Respond to the COVID-19 Public Health Crisis

USA - March 11 2020 As concerns regarding widespread COVID-19 (Coronavirus) infection in the United States increase, state Medicaid and Children's Health Insurance…

Kinda Serafi

CMS Guidance Authorizes Medicaid Demonstration Applications That Cap Federal Funding: Implications for States

USA - February 4 2020 The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a long-anticipated State Medicaid Director Letter (SMDL)1 on January 30, 2020 inviting…

Allison B. Orris, Julian Polaris

Using Medicaid to Advance Evidence-Based Treatment of Substance Use Disorders

USA - November 12 2019 In 2019, the number of drug overdose deaths in the United States declined, suggesting that the efforts of state and local governments, providers and…

Jocelyn A. Guyer, Jessica B. Nysenbaum