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Medical Assistance (MA), also referred to sometimes as Medicaid, provides payment for health care services on behalf of eligible low-income individuals with limited income and high medical expenses.

Department of Health Data

Nursing Home Reports
A large volume of information by nursing homes including admissions, discharges, beds, and occupancy rates.
The Burden of Asthma in Pennsylvania
This report focuses on adult and child asthma prevalence, hospitalizations, mortality, and costs in Pennsylvania.
Health Care Workforce Reports
This report presents information on the health care workforce and nursing education programs in Pennsylvania.

External Data Sources

Office of Income Maintenance Statistical Reports (PA Department of Human Services)

Office of Medical Assistance Programs Annual Reports (PA Department of Human Services)

Research, Statistics, Data & Systems (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services- CMS)

Medicaid & CHIP (Kaiser Family Foundation)