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Meeting the Needs of Colorado's Dual Eligibles

Within Colorado’s Medicaid population there is a noteworthy eligibility group of low-income elders and adults with disabilities known as “dual eligibles.”
Date last upated: November 1, 2006

Within Colorado’s Medicaid population there is a noteworthy eligibility group of low-income elders and adults with disabilities known as “dual eligibles.” These individuals qualify for the federally administered Medicare program as well as the state-administered Medicaid program because of their low-income, age and/or disability status. This paper focuses on this group.