TABLE 1.

Southeast United States – Medicaid Reimbursement Rates Pre-COVID Figures for Daily Nursing Home Care North Carolina pays, on average, a net rate of $181.89 per day.

StatePercentage Above North Carolina Net Rate
South Carolina15.5%
Mississippi13%
Tennessee10.4%
Kentucky6.0%
Florida15.1%
Alabama12.3%
Virginia7.2%
Georgia0.5%
  • Source. Georgia Health Care Association, Summary of Southeast Region Medicaid Rates FY 2021 (using data reported by those states’ Medicaid agencies), January 2021. On file with author.