Medicaid expansion had a ‘close to zero’ net effect on nonprofit hospital finances, report finds

(By Morgan Haefner for Becker’s Hospital Review)

While the ACA’s Medicaid expansion lowered uncompensated care costs for nonprofit hospitals, those savings were counteracted by Medicaid payment shortfalls, according to a recent report by Washington, D.C.-based nonpartisan research institute AcademyHealth. Continue reading article here…

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