Access & Affordability

Medicaid community based expenditures

Percent of Medicaid long term services and support expenditures that are community based vs. institutionally based.

About this data measure

  • Medicaid covers long-term care in various settings, including through home and community-based services, which allows people to receive care and assistance outside of institutional settings. (Source: Medicaid)
  • The percentage of Medicaid long-term services and supports spending that is community based in Rhode Island increased between 2014 and 2017 before decreasing in 2018 to return to the 2014 level of spending.

Measure Source: Rhode Island Executive Office of Health and Human Services

Medicaid community based expenditures over time