Medicaid in Residential Care. How Do Facilities Participating in Medicaid Differ from Facilities Not Participating?


A primary policy concern is whether Medicaid-participating facilities offer similar levels of privacy and services as facilities that do not participate in Medicaid. Therefore, one of this study's goals is to highlight important similarities and differences between Medicaid and non-Medicaid facilities for key characteristics. Our descriptive analyses focus on basic facility characteristics, including living arrangements, admission and discharge policies, services offered by facilities and used by residents, facility charges and the average amount charged to residents, and direct care staffing levels.

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