minimum-wage

Impact of Increasing Minimum Wage on Eligibility for Healthy Michigan Plan

Michigan is one of 27 states that chose to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act.  Enrollment in “Healthy Michigan Plan” (HMP) began April 1, 2014, and six months later more than 400,000 uninsured citizens have gained coverage—many for the first time. Eligibility for HMP is based on the Federal Poverty Level (FPL).  Income forContinue reading Impact of Increasing Minimum Wage on Eligibility for Healthy Michigan Plan