Facts about Medicaid in Georgia
Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) provide health and long-term care coverage to more than 70 million low-income children, pregnant women, adults, seniors, and people with disabilities in the United States. Medicaid is a major source of funding for hospitals, community health centers, physicians, and nursing homes. Federal policy proposals to restructure Medicaid could fundamentally change the scope and financing of the program.
This two-page fact sheet shows key data for Medicaid in Georgia related to current coverage, access and financing. If someone you care for is on Medicaid, you may find this interesting.