Basic Health Program: Proposed Federal Funding Methodology for Program Year 2015

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In this recent release, CMS proposes the methodology and data sources necessary to determine federal payment amounts made to states that elect to establish a Basic Health Program (BHP). The BHP program, which is scheduled to begin in January 2015, will offer health benefits coverage to low-income individuals otherwise eligible to purchase coverage through the health insurance marketplaces. Comments on the proposed funding methodology are due by January 22, 2014.

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Date: Jan 2014
Author: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services