Facts on Connecticut Medicaid Spending

By Rosana Garcia

medicaidHow much do you know about Medicaid in Connecticut?

The CT Mirror’s 5 things to know about Medicaid spending in CT is a straightforward introduction to how Medicaid (also known as HUSKY) works in the state.

The article discusses who is covered, where clients’ money is primarily spent, the monthly cost-per-person, the total state spending on Medicaid, and how the state accounts for Medicaid costs.

This is a great way to learn your numbers and facts because there are numerous myths around Medicaid.

It is also important to know that each state implements this program differently—so what is true in Alabama or California is not the same in Connecticut.

Interested in reading even more about Medicaid?  Here are some links to get you started:

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One Response to Facts on Connecticut Medicaid Spending

  1. Pingback: “Better Choices” for the CT State Budget  | Universal Health Care Foundation of Connecticut

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