HHS: ACA Medicaid Expansion Provides Coverage For 6 Million Individuals

Mealey's (June 12, 2015, 8:50 AM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA)’s expansion of Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) resulted in insurance coverage for 6 million more individuals through April 2014, according to a government official.

In a June 4, 2014, blog post, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Deputy Director and Centers for Medicaid and CHIP Services Director Cindy Mann said 1.1 million people enrolled in April in the 48 states that reported data for both March and April. Mann said states that...
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