Findings from a new study on Texas Medicaid released last week revealed numerous systemic issues that are having a compounding negative effect on access for beneficiaries, ranging from the state’s workforce shortages to Medicaid policies that target children who age out of STAR Kids into STAR+PLUS.  Commissioned by Protect Texas Fragile Kids (PTFK), the study … Read more

Data released by the Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF) this week showed Texas had the fourth largest number of individuals jointly enrolled in Medicare and Medicaid in the US for 2019, ranking behind California, New York, and Florida.      The population grew by more than 60% from the previous year to 788,037 individuals, the largest … Read more