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Medicaid at 50

In 2015, Medicaid turned 50.

The program has transformed health care for low-income families and individuals, including children, parents, pregnant mothers, seniors, and people with disabilities.

Below find resources that explain more about how it helps improve access to health care, its successes, and why states should expand Medicaid.


Health Reform - Doctor and Family


The Basics

State Fact Sheets

State Flexibility and Innovation

Benefits of Expansion

Long-term Benefits

Myths and Realities

Visual Resources



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