Otto, B., Salley, S., Hall, J.P., & Himmelstein, J. (2009, October). Any health care reform must allow continuation of robust Medicaid Buy-In programs for working people with disabilities. National Consortium on Health Systems Development Policy Brief. Available at http://www.nchsd.org/library/file.asp?id=300735
Topic: Health/Employment for People with Disabilities
Subcategory: Think Piece
Summary: Medicaid Buy-In Programs are presented as a key linchpin for public policy efforts to bring more and more people with disabilities into the workforce. Without these programs, with or without health care reform, many individuals with disabilities who could and would otherwise work will not be able to do so.