8/19/2013

Maine, Rhode Island, Vermont and Wisconsin plan to tighten eligibility for Medicaid, pending federal approval. While Rhode Island is expanding Medicaid eligibility under the Affordable Care Act to 138% of the federal poverty level, the state will scale back eligibility for some residents from 175% of poverty to 138%. Waivers in Wisconsin and Vermont expanding eligibility are expiring and will not be renewed, and Maine will tighten eligibility for parents and caretakers to 100% of the poverty level.

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