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87  split about 60–40: “Medicaid Financing: The Basics,” Kaiser Family Foundation,

87  Nearly 70 percent: Acceptance of New Patients with Public and Private Insurance by Office-Based Physicians: United States, 2013, National Center on Disease Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services,

88  research finds: “Data Note: Three Findings about Access to Care and Health Outcomes in Medicaid,” Kaiser Family Foundation, March 23, 2017,

88  2020 report: Medicaid and CHIP Eligibility, Enrollment, and Cost Sharing Policies as of January 2020: Findings from a 50-State Survey, Kaiser Family Foundation, March 2020,,-Enrollment-and-Cost-Sharing-Policies-as-of-January-2020.pdf.

89  averaged thirty months: Medicaid Home and Community-Based Services Enrollment and Spending, Kaiser Family Foundation,

90  online national locator: “Find Aging Resources in Your Area,” National Association of Area Agencies on Aging,

90  same functional eligibility: Key State Policy Choices About Medicaid Home and Community-Based Services, Kaiser Family Foundation,

90  ADvancing States:

94  according to: “Medicaid’s Treatment of the Home,” Martindale, December 19. 2019,

94  Medicare Savings Programs: Medicare Savings Programs,, U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services,

94  Extra Help: “Find your level of Extra Help (Part D),”, U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services,

94  State Health Insurance Assistance Program: State Health Insurance Assistance Programs,

95  directory of state programs: “Directory of State ABLE Account Programs,” Academy of Special Needs Planners,