TITLE

what is the Recovery Act's dedicated Medicaid funding ultimately stimulating?

AUTHOR(S)
Brooke, Kari
PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Aug2009, Vol. 63 Issue 8, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the issues concerning the funds provided by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of 2009 to the health care sector in the U.S. It promises clear benefits for the sector, despite widespread disagreement about its effectiveness for the nation's economic recovery. However, there are questions to what extent will the funds end up being used for health care. It adds that there are inquiries how will each state's share of the funds for Medicaid be calculated.
ACCESSION #
43801187

 

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