Innovations in Medicaid Managed Care: Highlights of Health Plans’ Programs to Improve the Health and Well-Being of Medicaid Beneficiaries

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States are relying more and more on health plans to provide quality health coverage for their growing Medicaid populations. In 2011, approximately 29 million people—more than 50 percent of program beneficiaries—were enrolled in Medicaid health plans in 35 states plus Puerto Rico and the District of Columbia. 


Source: America’s Health Insurance Plans (December 2012). Medicaid Health Plan Enrollment and Participation Trends. December 2012. Washington, DC: Author. Available at:


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