Policy Levers That Affect Spending

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October 2015

This presentation explores the primary Medicaid spending levers—including covered populations, prices, volume and intensity, and enrollment mix—that can be used to address the level or rate of growth in spending. It is part of MACPAC’s ongoing effort to advise Congress about potential policies, needed reforms, and incentives to ensure the sustainability of Medicaid.

Publication Type: Presentations

From: October 2015 MACPAC Public Meeting

Tags: benefits, enrollment, spending, state budgets