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Expanding profits: Medicaid ‘expansion’ boom for hospitals
CNBC

Medicaid expansion is expanding profits for a bunch of hospitals.

A new analysis of major for-profit health systems found that hospitals in states that expanded Medicaid eligibility under Obamacare are seeing far fewer uninsured patients, a large rise in paying patients and more revenue as a consequence—which stands in stark contrast to hospitals in nonexpansion states.

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