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Issue Brief: Florida's Medicaid Choice: Options and Implications

Publication date: 
February, 2014

This two-page educational brief provides an overview of key issues for Florida policymakers and stakeholders to consider around the issue of Florida's decision on whether or not to receive federal Medicaid expansion funding. The brief was authored by Joan Alker, Executive Director of the Center for Children and Families at the Georgetown University Health Policy Institute, and was commissioned by FPN and ourFlorida Health Funders member affinity group and made possible due to the generous support of the Health Foundation of South Florida, Winter Park Health Foundation and Jessie Ball duPont Fund.