Emergency Department Patients

ER staff attending to a patient

Hospital emergency services must be provided, regardless of U.S. citizenship status, as a mandatory Medicaid service required by the federal government. The reports below provide statistics regarding the number of Medicaid recipients receiving services within emergency departments by paid fiscal year by various patient attributes such as gender and qualifying category. Approximately 38% of Medicaid patients were served in the emergency department in 2018.

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