Webinar: Medicaid Cost-Sharing

Executive Summary

National Health Law Program Legal Director Jane Perkins and Senior Policy Analyst David Machledt discuss cost-sharing, the portions of medical bills that are payed by the enrollee, and premiums in the context of Medicaid. This webinar covers the relative impacts of cost-sharing and premiums on access to care at different income levels, the legal requirements that limit Medicaid cost-sharing, the important litigation on Medicaid cost-sharing at the time of recording (including Section 1115 Demonstration cases), and tips for advocates working in this policy area.

Download the slides from this presentation here.

Note: This is Part II of our two-part series on Medicaid Eligibility Regulations. View Part I, “Medicaid Alternative Benefits Plans,” here.

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