500,000 Texans Lose Medicaid

Hospital Administrator Reacts To The News

“Continuous Medicaid coverage ended in April. Many of the roughly half-million people stripped from the rolls don’t even know they’ve lost coverage yet.”

“Eubank said Texas’ federally-qualified community health centers, which are required to provide care for all patients, including those without insurance, were initially bracing for a deluge of patients once the unwinding began, but didn’t see the increase they expected.

SOURCE: Medicaid removal in Texas brings stress as 500,000 people dropped | The Texas Tribune