Advocacy

Policy Documents

The Next Step: Improving Health Care Quality and Reducing Cost in the Medicaid Program, March 2014 (PDF)

Perspectives on the Medicaid Program, September 2012. (PDF)

Medicaid Policy Options, September 2012. (PDF)

Medicaid Policy Options Summary, September 2012. (PDF)

Threats to Medicaid: Impact on the Safety Net, September 2012. (PDF)

Letters

Letter to HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius on maintaining Medicaid benefits under premium assistance arrangements, Aug. 19, 2013. (PDF)

Letter to HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius on maintaining Medicaid benefits under premium assistance arrangements, July 23, 2013. (PDF)

Letter to HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius on expansion of Medicaid eligibility under the Affordable Care Act, Aug. 24, 2012. (PDF)

Letter to President Obama on proposed Medicaid cuts to offset Stafford Loan extension, June 18, 2012. (PDF)

Letter to Committee on Energy and Commerce about Medicaid cuts in budget reconcilation, April 24, 2012. (PDF)

Letter to President Obama on proposed fiscal year 2013 budget, March 19, 2012. (PDF)

Letter of thanks to President Obama and Congressional Leadership for exemption of Medicaid and CHIP from sequestration in Budget Control Act, September 2011. (PDF)

Letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid on “Gang of Six” Deficit Reduction Efforts (Including Block Grants) and Their Effect on Medicaid, May 2011. (PDF)

Letter to the Energy and Commerce Committee on Medicaid policy changes, recommendations to strengthen Medicaid's financial health while maintaining safety net, March 2011. (PDF) 

Letter to the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform with recommendations for Medicaid, October 2010. (PDF)

Letter to House Leaders Urging Temporary Increase in Medicaid's FMAP's Enhanced Funding for an additional Six Months, June 2010. (PDF)

Statements

Statement of the Partnership for Medicaid on the Supreme Court Decision Regarding Medicaid Expansion, June 2012 (PDF)

Statement on House Proposed Budget Cuts to Medicaid, April 2011. (PDF)

Issue Briefs

Improving Care Management for Chronic and Other Conditions (PDF)

Medicaid Cost-Sharing Changes Warrant Careful Examination (PDF)

Reducing Inappropriate Emergency Room Use among Medicaid Recipients by Linking Them to a Regular Source of Care (PDF)

Improving the Continuum of Services in Medicaid Long-Term Care (PDF)

Controlling Pharmaceutical Costs through Greater Efficiencies and Better Administration of the Drug Rebate Program (PDF)