Advancing Medicare and Medicaid Integration: Key Program Features and Factors Driving State Investment

Article Publication Date: 
11/29/2017
Summary: 
For individuals who receive services from both Medicare and Medicaid, care is often fragmented across a wide array of medical, behavioral health, and long-term care providers. Medicare and Medicaid offer otherwise uncoordinated systems of care with different eligibility criteria, benefits, provider networks, and enrollment processes. This issue brief describes key features of effective integrated care programs and presents top policy considerations driving state investment in these programs.
Article Author: 
Kruse, Alexandra; Gibbs, Stephanie; Smith, Leah
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Dual Eligibles
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