Research Areas


Donaghue Foundation and Rx Foundation

Kentucky Population Survey on Medicaid Waiver Policy

Principal investigators: Atheendar Venkataramani (Penn) and Kristen Underhill (Columbia)

The purpose of this study is to evaluate attitudes and beliefs in the general population around personal responsibility and Medicaid receipt, particularly as it relates to the Kentucky Section 1115 Waiver. This study compares difference between new Medicaid enrollees and the general population regarding the role of the state in health care and in beliefs, knowledge, and support for the program.