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How Does a $4 Billion Loss Affect Missouri?

How Does a $4 Billion Loss Affect Missouri?
November 7, 2015
Source: Missouri Hospital Association

Missouri’s hospitals are facing $4 billion in payment cuts from Medicare and Medicaid from 2013 to 2019 that were included in the Affordable Care Act and the Budget Control Act of 2011. When the ACA was passed, hospitals envisioned more insured patients because more individuals would have the ability to enroll in Medicaid and purchase insurance through health insurance exchanges.





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