Pennsylvania Medicaid Enrollment Continues to Climb

Enrollment statewide for Pennsylvania’s Medicaid program has increased by 456,330 people since March 2020 for a total enrollment of 3,330,144 people in June 2021. This represents an almost 15 percent increase. Of these enrollments, 957,812 are enrolled due to Medicaid expansion. Enrollment in the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) peaked in May 2020 and has steadily decreased as children enrolled in Medical Assistance have increased by 11 percent since the beginning of the public health emergency declaration.