Use of Capitation Contracting in Medicaid: State-by-State Overview as of 2016
The November 2017 edition looks state-by-state at the degree to which its 2016 Medicaid expenditures were capitated. Nationally, capitation payments represented 48.9% of FFY2016 Medicaid expenditures. This figure was 27% as of 2010. It is highly likely that we have now crossed a threshold where the majority of Medicaid expenditures occur via capitation payments.