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  1. Molina Healthcare Reports Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2015 ResultsRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Insurance News Net

    ... after-tax margin increased to 1.0% in 2015 from 0.6% in 2014. Enrollment growth was primarily due to increased Medicaid Expansion, Marketplace and integrated Medicare-Medicaid Plan (MMP) enrollment, and the start-up of the Medical care costs as a ...

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  2. Well-Known Senate Republican Supports Bill to End Medicaid PrivatizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | KCRG

    A well-known Republican in the Iowa Senate says he'll support a bill to end Medicaid privatization in the state. Senator David Johnson of Ocheyedan, who's serving his fourth term in the Senate, revealed that during a Human Resources subcommittee meeting this afternoon.

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  3. It's Iowa's Current Governor Versus Former Governor In High-Profile Medicaid ShowdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WHO-TV

    ... scheduled to host town hall meetings in Coralville and Cedar Rapids to oppose Branstad's plans to shift the current Medicaid system to a private-based, managed care system instead. Culver said last week, "Iowa's swift move toward privatization is ...

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  4. Pennsylvania's insurance sign-ups dip after Medicaid expandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Pike County Courier

    Officials say the number of Pennsylvanians enrolled in insurance plans sold through the federal marketplace shrank from a year ago as some people migrated to Medicaid after the program's eligibility guidelines expanded. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on Feb. 5 cited Medicaid's growth for the drop to 439,000 Pennsylvanians who enrolled for 2016 coverage from the 471,000 who enrolled last year.

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  5. Mary Rutan Hospital earns top state quality rankingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Peak Of Ohio

    ... are compiled by Hospital Compare, an organization created through the efforts of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), in collaboration with groups representing consumers, hospitals, doctors, employers, accrediting organizations and ...

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  6. High Plains HeadlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Lamar Daily News

    ... dental appointment for your child or yourself call High Plains Dental Clinic today at 336-8445. Currently accepting Medicaid, CHP+, and private insurance.

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  7. Lawmaker proposes donating unused medications to needyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Deseret News

    ... manufacturers and nursing facilities to donate unused medications to "medically indigent" individuals - those on Medicaid, Medicare or uninsured. At a House Health and Human Services Committee meeting Monday, Froerer said the charitable prescription ...

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  8. Report: Gov't Granted $750 Million Obamacare Funds to 470,000 Illegal ImmigrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Breitbart.com

    ... Obamacare beneficiaries who did not verify their immigration status or citizenship, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services told Fox News. These individuals failed to provide full evidence of their eligibility, CMS told Fox News, but their ... 7 comments

  9. Obama asking Congress for $1.8 billion in emergency funding to combat ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Fox News

    ... rapid response teams. About $250 million of assistance would be directed specifically to Puerto Rico though extra Medicaid funding. And $200 million would go toward research and commercialization of new vaccines and diagnostic tests. The remainder, ...

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  10. ObamaCare gets extra sign-up period to clear tax issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Hill

    ... 2014. It is unclear exactly how many people are eligible for the new sign-up period. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) said it "believes there are only a relatively small number of consumers who will qualify." The administration ...

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  11. Enrollment rises for Montana health insurance exchangeRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Washington Times

    ... officials also point out that 27,000 additional Montanans are getting health coverage through the expansion of Medicaid, on top of the 162,000 state residents who qualified for Medicaid and Healthy Montana Kids prior to the expansion that went into ...

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  12. Number of uninsured NJ residents expected to reach new lowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    The number of uninsured residents in New Jersey is expected to reach a new low following the third annual sign-up for health coverage through the Affordable Care Act. The Record reports that NJ FamilyCare, a program providing Medicaid coverage for the state's poorest residents, now covers 428,000 more people than it did prior to its expansion three years ago.

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  13. Oregon, Alaska lift suspension of insurance carrier Moda HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    ... and surplus to continue operations. That means all MHP policyholders -- including those who have individual, group, Medicaid, and Medicare supplement plans -- will be able to keep their plans. All premiums, cost-sharing, networks, and benefits will ...

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  14. PMMC Predicts Hospitals Face Up to $3 Million Financial Loss from CJR RulingRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | PR.com

    ... the entire episode of care and will have to meet regional financial targets set by CMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services). If the total cost of care for a patient (including both hospitalization and post discharge) exceeds CMS's target, ...

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  15. Governor to make major announcement tomorrow about MedicaidRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Alabama Live

    Gov. Robert Bentley will make an announcement tomorrow about a transformation of the Medicaid payment system that is expected to control the costs of the program. Federal and state sources would not release any details about the announcement, except that it relates to regional care organizations.

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  16. Kasich: I Can Expand Medicaid Without ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Cybercast News Service

    GOP presidential candidate Ohio Gov. John Kasich defended his stance on Obamacare, telling "Fox News Sunday" that he would expand Medicaid and repeal Obamacare. "Ronald Reagan expanded Medicaid five times.

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  17. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | KTVN Reno

    ... rapid response teams. About $250 million of assistance would be directed specifically to Puerto Rico though extra Medicaid funding. The island is in the midst of a fiscal crisis. And $200 million would go toward research and commercialization of new ...

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  18. Home care industry workers in midst of big changes in PennsylvaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Post-gazette.com

    ... so an hour on the front lines of Pennsylvania's efforts to increase services in frail people's homes, which reduces Medicaid costs by minimizing the number of beneficiaries in costlier nursing facilities. At the same time, home care agencies are ...

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  19. Decatur woman falls through cracks trying to get insuranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    "I cannot get insurance. I have been denied for Medicaid... due to my age and not having a child in my care under 17 that lives with me," Hysmith said.

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  20. Obamacare reduces seniors' drug spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Washington Examiner

    ... services, especially vital for people living with disabilities or growing older," said Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Acting Administrator Andy Slavitt. A major feature of the healthcare law is that it aims to close what is known as ...

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