Blog: How will the Public Charge Rule Affect Community Health Centers and the Communities They Serve? (Updated Estimates)

By Peter Shin, Jessica Sharac, Sara Rosenbaum, and Maria Velasquez

 

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Proposed Public Charge Rule Likely to Have a Significant Impact on Community Health Centers

The analysis into how the rule could affect care at community health centers includes state-by-state estimates.

Sara Rosenbaum Analyzes Impacts of New “Public Charge” Rule on Immigrants with Medicaid

Professor Sara Rosenbaum The new analysis explains why the proposed "public charge" rule published last week by the Trump administration could affect millions of legal immigrants enrolled in Medicaid and would have a dramatic impact on the overall stability of the health care system.