Protect & Strengthen: Medicaid 1115 Waivers

Share on facebook
Share on linkedin
Share on twitter
Share on email

Section 1115 waivers are statutorily required to promote the key objective of the Medicaid program: to furnish medical assistance to low-income individuals. Troublingly, in recent years CMS has approved state waivers that condition eligibility on compliance with burdensome employment and administrative requirements or otherwise restrict Medicaid coverage—seemingly in conflict with the program’s aim.

Protect & Strengthen Medicare

Any changes to the Medicare program must aim for healthier people, better care, and smarter spending—not paying more for less. As policymakers debate the future of health care, we will provide our insights here.

30 Policy Goals

Thinking ahead to Medicare's future, it’s important to modernize benefits and pursue changes that improve how people with Medicare navigate their coverage on a daily basis. Here are our evolving 30 policy goals for Medicare’s future.

Get Involved

You can help protect and strengthen Medicare by taking action on the important issues we are following, subscribe to newsletter alerts, or follow along on social media. Any way you choose to get involved is a contribution that we appreciate greatly.