March 18, 2015

Find Comprehensive Information on Medicaid and CHIP

The Medicaid and CHIP Payment and Access Commission (MACPAC) has re-launched its website, The newly designed website is intended to provide easier access to MACPAC’s non-partisan, comprehensive Medicaid and State Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) analyses and data. Among its features:


  • Medicaid 101;
  • An in-depth look at Medicaid and CHIP’s key features and important policy issues, including people, benefits, payment and delivery systems, and more. Visitors can follow the links within the topics pages to increasingly specialized information, as well as to publications, data, and analyses on multiple subtopics within Medicaid and CHIP;
  • Reports to Congress available as both complete volumes and broken down by chapters;
  • MACStats, the Medicaid and CHIP statistical supplement, to be updated as new data become available;
  • The Reference Guide to Federal Medicaid Statute and Regulation, aimed at helping users locate specific provisions in statute, regulation, and state plans, available in the reference materials section.


Improved search functionality is available directly from the home page. Search filters on the publications page allow visitors to narrow their searches by broad topic, issue-specific tags, or type of publication.

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