Medicaid expansion has helped safety net clinics stay afloat, reach more patients and reduce uncompensated care. That’s important to remember as the Trump administration again tries to repeal the Affordable Care Act, and as state and local leaders move ahead with efforts to limit--perhaps even undermine--Medicaid. Will Medicaid Expansion be repealed? If Trump has his way then it certainly will.
Finding Patients with Insurance Who Are Medicaid Eligible
Medicaid eligibility can be a huge source of untapped reimbursements for providers of every size. By identifying patients who presented as self-pay but are actually Medicaid eligible, providers can grow their revenue by up to 10% annually, according to a study byTransUnion.