AHRQ Stats: Insurance Coverage For Hospital Stays
From 2005 to 2014, the number of Medicaid-insured hospital stays increased nearly 16 percent, while privately insured and uninsured hospital stays both decreased nearly 13 percent. Medicare-insured stays remained essentially unchanged. (Source: AHRQ, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project Statistical Brief #225: Trends in Hospital Inpatient Stays in the United States, 2005-2014.)
Kimberly W. McDermott, Ph.D., Anne Elixhauser, Ph.D., and Ruirui Sun, Ph.D.