Challenges Facing The Poorest Medicaid Beneficiaries

Medicaid expansion has brought health coverage to many low-income, childless adults who previously didn’t qualify for public insurance programs. A new Commonwealth Fund issue brief examines the complex needs of this population in Minnesota, one of the handful of states that opted to broaden Medicaid eligibility prior to the Affordable Care Act’s expansion of the program in 2014.

The issue brief can be obtained at