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Category: Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)

  • Analysis of Recent National Trends in Medicaid and CHIP Enrollment

    This data note looks at national and state-by-state Medicaid and CHIP enrollment data through February 2022. After declines in enrollment from 2017 through 2019, preliminary data for February 2022 show that total Medicaid/CHIP enrollment grew to 87.4 million, an increase of 16.1 million from enrollment in February 2020 (22.7%), right before the pandemic and when […]

  • Unwinding the PHE: What We Can Learn From Pre-Pandemic Enrollment Patterns

    This brief examines typical enrollment patterns for Medicaid and CHIP and uses 2018 Medicaid claims data to gain insight into the effects of the continuous enrollment requirements by eligibility group. Roughly 2% of Medicaid enrollees come on or leave the program in an average month, although there is variation across eligibility groups. A policy to […]

  • Analysis of Recent National Trends in Medicaid and CHIP Enrollment

    This data note looks at national and state-by-state Medicaid and CHIP enrollment data through January 2022, when the daily number of new COVID-19 cases reached the height of the pandemic due to the Omicron variant. After declines in enrollment from 2017 through 2019, preliminary data for January 2022 show that total Medicaid/CHIP enrollment grew to […]

  • Analysis of Recent National Trends in Medicaid and CHIP Enrollment

    This data note looks at national and state-by-state Medicaid and CHIP enrollment data through November 2021, when the nation was recovering from a surge in COVID-19 cases caused by the delta variant despite a vaccine being widely available to people ages 5 and older. After declines in enrollment from 2017 through 2019, preliminary data for […]

  • Analysis of Recent National Trends in Medicaid and CHIP Enrollment

    This data note looks at national and state-by-state Medicaid and CHIP enrollment data through September 2021, as the delta variant caused a surge in COVID-19 cases despite a vaccine being widely available to people ages 12 and older. Total Medicaid/CHIP enrollment grew to 84.8 million in September 2021, an increase of 13.6 million from enrollment […]

  • Analysis of Recent National Trends in Medicaid and CHIP Enrollment

    This data note looks at national and state-by-state Medicaid and CHIP enrollment data through July 2021, as the COVID-19 vaccine became widely available to people ages 12 and older and the number of COVID-19 cases and deaths were nearing a low point in 2021. Total Medicaid/CHIP enrollment grew to 83.6 million in July 2021, an […]

  • Analysis of Recent National Trends in Medicaid and CHIP Enrollment

    This data note looks at national and state-by-state Medicaid and CHIP enrollment data through June 2021, as the COVID-19 vaccine became widely available to children and adults ages 12 and older and the number of COVID-19 cases and deaths were nearing a low point in 2022. Total Medicaid/CHIP enrollment grew to 83.2 million in June […]

  • Analysis of Recent National Trends in Medicaid and CHIP Enrollment

    This data note looks at national and state-by-state Medicaid and CHIP enrollment data through February 2021, as states were still in the early stages of the COVID-19 vaccine rollout and were experiencing some economic improvements compared to earlier in the pandemic. After declines in enrollment from 2017 through 2019, total Medicaid/CHIP enrollment grew to 81.0 […]

  • Analysis of Recent National Trends in Medicaid and CHIP Enrollment

    This data note looks at national and state-by-state Medicaid and CHIP enrollment data through January 2021, as states were still in the early stages of experiencing the health and economic effects of the coronavirus pandemic. After declines in enrollment from 2017 through 2019, preliminary data show that total enrollment grew to 80.5 million in January […]

  • Analysis of Recent National Trends in Medicaid and CHIP Enrollment

    This data note looks at national and state-by-state Medicaid and CHIP enrollment data through November 2020, as states were still in the early stages of experiencing the health and economic effects of the coronavirus pandemic. After declines in enrollment from 2017 through 2019, preliminary data show that total enrollment grew to 78.9 million in November, […]

  • Analyzing Recent Trends in Medicaid/CHIP Applications: What We Do and Do Not Know

    This data note discusses changes in the number of applications for Medicaid/CHIP coverage during the coronavirus pandemic. Although enrollment in Medicaid/CHIP has increased steadily by more than 6 million individuals (9%) from February to September 2020, the total number of Medicaid/CHIP applications has decreased by more than 150,000 (-6%) in the same time period. The […]

  • Analysis of Recent National Trends in Medicaid and CHIP Enrollment

    This data note looks at national and state-by-state Medicaid and CHIP preliminary enrollment data through September 2020, as states were still in the early stages of experiencing the health and economic effects of the coronavirus pandemic. After declines in enrollment from 2017 through 2019, preliminary data show that total enrollment grew to 77.3 million in […]

  • Analysis of Recent National Trends in Medicaid and CHIP Enrollment

    This data note looks at national and state-by-state Medicaid and CHIP preliminary enrollment data through August 2020, as states were still in the early stages of experiencing the health and economic effects of the coronavirus pandemic. After declines in enrollment from 2017 through 2019, preliminary data show that total enrollment grew to 76.5 million in […]

  • Analysis of Recent National Trends in Medicaid and CHIP Enrollment

    This data note looks at national and state-by-state Medicaid and CHIP preliminary enrollment data through July 2020, as states were still in the early stages of experiencing the health and economic effects of the coronavirus pandemic. After declines in enrollment from 2017 through 2019, preliminary data show that total enrollment grew to 75.5 million in […]

  • Analysis of Recent National Trends in Medicaid and CHIP Enrollment

    This data note looks at national and state-by-state Medicaid and CHIP preliminary enrollment data through June 2020, as states were still in the early stages of experiencing the health and economic effects of the coronavirus pandemic. After declines in enrollment from 2017 through 2019, preliminary data show that total enrollment grew to 74.6 million in […]