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Fact Sheet
January 2014

States Have Low-Cost Options to “Fast-Track” Medicaid Enrollment and Retention

By:
Sanjay Kishore

This fact sheet explains the three options that states can adopt to accelerate enrollment in their Medicaid programs. Often referred to as "fast-track" options, these methods have the potential to reach more Americans who are eligible for Medicaid while keeping states' administrative costs low. States should use fast-tracking methods to increase and retain the number of residents enrolled in their Medicaid programs.