The Missouri Nurses Association supports Medicaid expansion to prevent thousands of nurses from losing their jobs, and to prevent all Missourians from paying higher health care costs. The economic injection for Missouri from expanding Medicaid could result in more than 3,300 new and sustainable nursing jobs in the state throughout the next seven years. Meanwhile, it is estimated that 5,000 jobs will be lost in the hospital sector if the Legislature fails to expand Medicaid. Read the full Press Release.
Medicaid Expansion Endorsements (as of 3-18-13)