Estimating the Cost per Child Under the Family Opportunity Act’s Medicaid Buy-in Option: An Update

Authors Comeau, M. , & other authors

Date 2009

Keywords CYSHCN, Medicaid Buy-In Programs

Previous Catalyst Center calculations of costs per child for children with disabilities eligible for Medicaid coverage under the Family Opportunity Act were derived from Congressional Budget Office (CBO) estimates. In this revised estimate, we use information from the Medicaid Statistical Information System (MSIS) State Summary Datamart.