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35% Of Psychiatrists & 70% Of All Physicians Accept New Appointments For Medicaid Beneficiaries

News | April 15, 2019

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About 35.7% of psychiatrists accepted appointments for new consumers covered by Medicaid, compared to 70.8% of physicians overall. Psychiatrists accepted appointments for new consumers covered by Medicaid at a much lower rate (35.7%) than they did for Medicare beneficiaries (62.1%) or consumers with private insurance (62.2%). Overall, physicians were less likely to accept appointments for…

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