As of July 2018, about 14.7% of Kentucky Medicaid beneficiaries required to meet community engagement requirements established by the state’s stalled Helping to Engage and Achieve Long-Term Health (HEALTH) waiver would have needed to add more qualified activities to retain their Medicaid eligibility. As of August 6, 2019, the waiver has not been implemented due to legal challenges. The HEALTH waiver’s community engagement requirements were to apply only to non-disabled adult beneficiaries under age 65; the waiver called for them to work or volunteer for at least 20 hours per week and to report their . . .
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