INFOGRAPHIC: Improved Patient Care, Cost Savings with Medicaid Managed Care

Medicaid turns 50 today, and as the nation reflects on its legacy of delivering valuable coverage to low-income individuals,  it’s important to look at the role Medicaid managed care plans have played in making quality care more accessible than ever. Medicaid health plans now serve more than 43.5 million low income individuals – nearly 66 percent of total Medicaid enrollment - and a growing body of research finds the tools and techniques they use show great promise in achieving better outcomes for Medicaid beneficiaries and cost savings for states.