Analysis of Children's Health Insurance Patterns: Findings from the SIPP. Estimates of the Medicaid Undercount

05/12/1999

Based on a comparison of the adjusted Medicaid enrollment estimates in Table 1 with estimates derived from program statistics, we determined that the undercount of Medicaid enrollees in the 1992 SIPP panel was 13.2 percent or 2.8 million children in FY93 and 14.6 percent or 3.3 million children in FY94 (Table 2).3

Attributing all of the difference between the survey and administrative estimates to a Medicaid undercount presumes that the administrative count is in fact accurate. While we have reason to believe that there is some double-counting of Medicaid enrollees, HCFA(now known as CMS) has advised users of its program data that participating infants may be undercounted by about 10 percent in as many as half the states (HCFA(now known as CMS) 1994). Furthermore, we have not attempted to estimate the number of children enrolled in fully state-funded programs. These children are not included in the statistics reported to HCFA(now known as CMS) by the states, but they are included, to at least some degree, in the survey estimates of the Medicaid population. On balance, then, we have assumed that these errors and omissions in the administrative statistics net to zero.

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