CHA News Article

August 2017 Medicaid Enrollment Data Available
Also includes Children's Health Insurance Program

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has released national data on Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program enrollment and eligibility activity by states for August 2017. According to the report, enrollment has increased by 16.4 million individuals, representing a 29 percent increase, since the baseline period prior to the start of the first marketplace open enrollment period (July – Sept. 2013). A total of 74,305,276 individuals were enrolled in all 50 states and the District of Columbia as of August 2017. The report is available online, along with previous monthly reports dating back to 2013.