New Brief Explores “The Role of Medicaid and Impact of the Medicaid Expansion for Veterans Experiencing Homelessness”

An issue brief from the Kaiser Family Foundation explores Medicaid’s role for veterans experiencing homelessness and provides insight into how the Affordable Care Act Medicaid expansion has affected their coverage and access to care. Co-written by the National HCH Council’s Senior Director of Policy Dr. Barbara DiPietro, this publication examines how the Medicaid expansion has increased coverage and access to care for veterans, who face a higher risk of experiencing homelessness than other Americans. Medicaid reductions, the brief shows, would have significant implications for this population.

Read the full brief.