Total Population Under 65
Reimbursements Paid to ProvidersProviders Accepting MedicaidChildrenAdults
EnrollmentCost of their Care
HBE without subsidiesHBE with subsidiesMedicaid expansion3381.8%Eligible for Insurance through...
As a result of the Affordable Care Act all individuals inKentucky will have access to affordable health insurance.Individuals who earn more than 400% of the FederalPoverty Level (FPL) may purchase insurance through theHealth Benefits Exchange; those with income between138% and 400% of FPL will receive premium subsidies forinsurance purchased through the exchange; andindividuals who earn less than 138% of FPL will be eligiblefor Medicaid. In Anderson County there are currently3116 uninsured residents. In January 2014 when theAffordable Care Act is implemented and Medicaid isexpanded 1498 of those people will have access tosubsidized insurance through the Health BenefitsExchange and 1280 will become eligible for Medicaid.$16,774$26,51220082007$10,664$15,52320102009$24,3882011
$93,862TotalYEARMedical and DentalSpending
Insurance Coverage in Anderson County
Medicaid already plays a vital role in providing healthcareto Anderson County residents. The table below shows thenumber of adults and children who received Medicaid in2012 and the amount the Medicaid program spent ontheir care.
Medicaid Member Facts: Anderson County
Medicaid is also a significant source of revenue for localMedical providers as shown in the following table.
Medicaid Provider Facts: Anderson County
Since Kentucky is expanding Medicaid, most prisoners incounty jails can have their hospitalization costs paid byMedicaid when they are admitted for inpatienttreatment. The following table details total medical anddental spending for the Anderson County jail. Your local jailer should have specific information regarding howmuch of this was for inpatient hospitalizations.
Anderson County jail spending
Since the Affordable Care Act provides universal access toaffordable healthcare, it also significantly reduced theamount allotted for Disproportionate Share Hospital(DSH) payments. Hospitals in Kentucky that are not state-owned received the following DSH amounts in recentyears.
DSH Payments: Kentucky
The total amount of the DSH reductions in the AffordableCare Act is $14.1 billion from 2014-2019. The table belowpresents the reduction in DSH payments that hospitals inKentucky that are not state owned should be preparing toabsorb.
DSH Reductions: Kentucky