ACAP Health & Housing Briefing

September 13, 2018

Health Care Begins With Home:

Understanding How Medicaid and Housing Work Together


Thursday, September 13, 2018

SD-562—Dirksen Building

Sponsoring office: Sen. Sherrod Brown


This Congressional Staff Briefing educated attendees on two ACAP reports regarding the effectiveness of integrating health care and housing services for Medicaid enrollees. Medicaid Safety Net Health Plans are addressing social determinants of health to improve the well-being of Medicaid enrollees and impact rising Medicaid expenditures. The Briefing audience heard from representatives from Medicaid Managed Care Organizations as they discuss housing initiatives that have improved health care in Medicaid.


 12:00 p.m. | Welcome and Introductions

12:10 p.m. | The Big Picture: Social Determinants of Health Today

 12:20 p.m. | Insight from Medicaid Managed Care Plans

 12:50 p.m. | Q&A

  • Moderated by Jennifer McGuigan Babcock, Vice President, Medicaid Policy & Director of Strategic Operations, ACAP

1:00 p.m.   | Adjourn