Healthcare Triage: Is Medicaid Coverage Better or Worse than Private Insurance?


https://theincidentaleconomist.com/wordpress/healthcare-triage-is-medicaid-coverage-better-or-worse-than-private-insurance/

As we have discussed repeatedly here on HCT, it’s better for patients to have Medicaid than to be uninsured, contrary to critics of the program. But is having Medicaid, as those critics also say, much worse than having private insurance?

This episode was adapted from a column  Austin and I wrote for the Upshot. Links to further reading and sources can be found there.

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