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How the ACA Increased Enrollment in Medicaid and CHIP Programs
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Last Friday, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released a report covering the state Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) eligibility and enrollment data for the month of February. This type of information provides relevant points for CMS when it comes to state program operations. The Medicaid and CHIP programs were analyzed across all 50 states including the ones which did not expand Medicaid coverage as established under the Affordable Care Act.