Institute:Office of National Coordinator (ONC) Workforce Training Curriculum
Component:Introduction to Health Care and Public Health in the U.S.
Unit:Financing Health Care - Part 1
Lecture:The Government as an Insurance Payor
Slide content:Medicaid - 3 Programs have different names in different states Federal government reimburses states for expenditures States accepting funding must provide coverage to people who receive: Temporary Assistance to Needy Families Supplemental Security Income (SSI) 16
Slide notes:Medicaid programs have different names in different states. Some examples are BadgerCare Plus in Wisconsin and Medi -Cal in California. States are reimbursed by the federal government for their Medicaid expenditures. States that accept Medicaid funding must provide coverage to families and individuals who receive assistance under the federal programs called Temporary Assistance to Needy Families and Supplemental Security Income, or SSI. 16