Cancer care

Health matters to cancer care


Cancer touches everyone.  Expanding insurance coverage leads to earlier cancer detection, fewer deaths, and better outcomes for patients. 

Expansion has been associated with a 3.4% increase in diagnoses and a 6.4% increase in early-stage diagnoses.  

Medicaid Expansion Under the ACA Led to Earlier Cancer Diagnoses

Medicaid Expansion in Kentucky Improves Breast Cancer Care for Women 

Medicaid expansion boosted colon cancer screening, survival in Kentucky