Show: April 17, 2011:
An Argument for Boosting the Medicaid Budget
Interview: Aaron Carroll, MD
Director, Center for Health Policy and Professionalism Research
IU School of Medicine
IU health policy analyst, Aaron Carroll, MD, made waves online recently when he published his opinion that the federal Medicaid budget needs to be boosted, not cut as part of a federal deficit reduction plan.
This week Dr. Carroll will dig into the topic more deeply. Dr. Carroll is on the faculty of the IU School of Medicine and director of the Center for Health Policy and Professionalism Research. He is a regular guest on Sound Medicine.