Medicaid Expansion Enrollment and Eligibility Update: Geographic Distribution of Medicaid Enrollees

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by Saint Louis University Center for Health Law Studies &
Washington University Center for Health Economics and Policy | March 2021

This Fact Sheet outlines the geographic distribution of the 247,500 adults that are expected to enroll during the first year of the expansion, July 2021 to July 2022. The distribution of the new Medicaid enrollees in Missouri is important background information for the State of Missouri, the communities, providers, and other community service organizations as they prepare to serve the newly eligible enrollees. The numbers provided here can be used to help estimate the expected demand for health care services across the state.