Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islander (AA&NHPI)-Serving Health Centers and Medicaid
Resource Topic: Special and Vulnerable Populations, Value-Based Health Care Transformation, Clinical Issues
Resource Subtopic: Enabling Services (ES), Research and Data, Policy and Advocacy, Programs and Services.
Keywords: Medicaid , Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders (AA&NHPIs), Data Collection, Management, and Analytics, Non-Clinical Services, Payment and Reform.
Year Developed: 2017
Resource Type: Publication
Primary Audience: C-Suite (CEOs, CFOs, CIOs, COOs, CMOs, etc)
Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations
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Resource Summary: This fact sheet outlines the impact of potential cuts to Medicaid on Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islanders (AA&NHPIs) and health centers.
Resource Details: This fact sheet uses the 2015 Uniform Data System (UDS) report and outlines how health centers care for a large proportion of Medicaid patients - 1 in 6 Medicaid beneficiaries. The data demonstrates that Medicaid cuts will harm health centers' ability to care for their patients and further limit health centers' ability to provide quality care. This will force health centers to cut essential services such as enabling services (ES) which will impact patient health outcomes.