TABLE 1

Actual Versus Allowable Medicaid Fees Paid for VFC Vaccine Administration in 2008

StateState Contribution, $Federal Contribution, $Total Administration Fee, $aCenters for Medicare and Medicaid Services Administration Fee Cap, $
Hawaii0.831.172.0015.71
Connecticut1.001.002.0016.56
New Jersey1.251.252.5016.34
New Hampshire1.501.503.0014.51
Wisconsin1.391.893.2815.02
Kentucky1.002.303.3014.17
District of Columbiab1.202.804.0016.55
Maine1.833.175.0014.37
Missouri1.933.075.0015.07
Texas1.973.035.0014.85
Iowa2.013.245.2514.58
Washington2.893.075.9615.60
Vermont2.463.546.0013.86
Illinois3.203.206.4016.79
Colorado3.253.256.5014.74
Michigan2.934.077.0016.75
Rhode Island3.323.687.0014.93
Alabama2.595.418.0014.26
Georgia2.955.058.0014.81
Indiana2.985.028.0014.47
Delaware4.004.008.0015.13
North Dakota2.985.238.2113.90
Minnesota4.254.258.5014.69
South Dakota3.605.409.0013.56
California4.504.509.0017.55
Louisiana2.606.859.4515.22
Nevada4.484.979.4516.13
Arkansas2.596.979.5613.30
Mississippi2.377.6310.0013.92
Arizonab3.386.6210.0015.43
Ohio3.926.0810.0015.67
Kansas4.065.9410.0014.80
Nebraska4.205.8010.0013.58
Florida4.325.6810.0016.06
Pennsylvania4.595.4110.0015.76
Maryland5.005.0010.0015.49
Wyoming5.005.0010.0014.31
New Mexico3.177.7710.9414.28
Virginia5.505.5011.0014.71
West Virginia3.098.9112.0014.49
Utah3.438.6712.1014.52
South Carolina3.939.0713.0013.62
Oklahoma4.398.9413.3313.89
Tennessee4.978.7313.7013.70
Montana4.459.6814.1314.13
Oregon5.959.2415.1915.19
Massachusetts7.897.8915.7815.78
Idaho4.8211.1816.0014.34
North Carolina6.2011.0517.2513.71
Alaska8.349.2017.5417.54
New Yorkc8.938.9317.8517.85
  • Data are from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

  • a Rates are for the first vaccine dose and do not reflect increased reimbursement for combination vaccines permitted in some states.

  • b Data for Arizona and the District of Columbia were obtained by querying immunization program managers in those states; data for Arizona represent the lowest rate paid by any Medicaid plan.

  • c State and federal shares sum to greater than the total administration reimbursement because of rounding.