Pennsylvania is leaning toward expanding following an endorsement from the governor to pursue a private option, similar to Arkansas’ premium assistance model. The other 25 states do not plan to expand coverage in 2014. There is no deadline for states to opt-in to Medicaid expansion.
Half of States Will Not Expand Medicaid in 2014Caroline F. Pearson | Sep 30, 2013
To date, 24 states and the District of Columbia have committed to expanding Medicaid sometime in 2014.
This Insight was excerpted from Avalere's Medicaid Monthly, which monitors the latest federal and state Medicaid activity in one comprehensive source. For more information on the Medicaid Monthly, please contact Joseph Boswell.