Medicaid Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Dems to highlight red statea s success with Obamacare in response to Trump speechRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KXRO radio

    President Trump's first major congressional address this week will be met with a Democratic response highlighting the success of Obamacare in a state that Trump won. Former Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear, a strong supporter of Obamacare and Medicaid expansion, will deliver the Democrats' rebuttal to the president's first address to a joint session of Congress on Tuesday.

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  2. Republicans' alarming proposal would end Medicaid as we know itRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... hall meetings. But what Trump and the GOP are trying to do below the radar might even be more alarming - ending Medicaid as we know it by imposing a "per-capita" cap or block grant. This radical plan has nothing to do with the ACA and everything to ...

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  3. Gov. Rauner wants more Medicaid clients on managed careRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Rauner and two cabinet members announced the plan in Chicago Monday. It involves choosing a vendor that'll provide managed-care services to 80 percent of Medicaid clients.

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  4. More On That $12 Million SC Nursing Home BribeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | FITSNews

    ... keep Palmetto State nursing homes from filing lawsuits against the agency for its botched implementation of a new Medicaid application system. "To receive their share of this $12 million, the homes must sign an agreement not to sue the state over ...

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  5. Trump warns health care system will "implode" unless fixedRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    ... main campaign promises. Governors have raised concerns that the changes could undermine their efforts to expand Medicaid in their states and leave them stuck with a bigger share of the health care tab. Trump met later Monday morning with health ...

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  6. Trump warns health care system will "implode" u...Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Http

    ... main campaign promises. Governors have raised concerns that the changes could undermine their efforts to expand Medicaid in their states and leave them stuck with a bigger share of the health care tab. "It's an unbelievably complex subject. Nobody ...

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  7. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... has been made. Party leaders still face unresolved problems. These include how their substitute would handle Medicaid, whether millions of voters might lose coverage, if their proposal to give people tax credits would be adequate and how to pay for ...

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  8. Doctors Handled Influx of Obamacare Patients: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | HON

    Doctors' offices capably shouldered the burden of millions of new Medicaid patients gaining access to health insurance through the Affordable Care Act, a new study reveals. "We found a dramatic increase in primary care offices' ability to take in these newly insured patients," said study senior author Dr. Karin Rhodes.

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  9. Healthcare reform is not just about coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... accountable for quality of care and total spending. To this end, the ACA created the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) to develop and test new payment models and partner with states to do the same. This office has been busy. In six ...

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  10. Stark divisions among governors on Medicaid, ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    ... from the Washington Examiner news desk and delivered to your inbox. McAuliffe has tried multiple times to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act but has been thwarted by the GOP-controlled state legislature. "We did not expand Medicaid and ...

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  11. Obamacare Repeal: Back to Square OneRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The American Conservative

    ... won't dare block the effort, despite being deeply divided on key issues including financial assistance and Medicaid, and that Democrats will get on board with further reforms once a reconciliation bill is enacted. Those are big bets. It will be ...

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  12. Obamacare rollback could cost states billions, leave millions uninsuredRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    Republican lawmakers' plans to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act could leave millions of newly-insured Americans without healthcare coverage and stop billions of federal dollars from flowing into states, according to a new report. The analysis, compiled by the apolitical consulting healthcare firm Avalere Health and the bipartisan business management firm McKinsey & Company, was gaining insurance through two main channels: subsidizing private health insurance across the country with income-based tax credits; and an optional expansion of Medicaid to more low-income individuals, which 31 states accepted.

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  13. Inslee expresses concern over health care following meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... last day of the gathering. He cited a consultant's report shared with the governors about the fiscal impact of a Medicaid overhaul on states, noting that it predicted that Medicaid reforms being proposed by House Republicans would result in tens of ...

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  14. Republican plans to end Medicaid expansion could cost New York billionsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | New York Business.com

    A draft of a bill in Congress to repeal the Affordable Care Act leaked Friday, confirming that Republicans are advancing proposals that would significantly dial back federal funding for Medicaid. The low-income public insurance option covers more than 6 million New Yorkers.

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  15. The Latest: Govs divided on health care after Trump meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    ... components for expanding coverage: subsidized private health insurance available in all 50 states, and an optional Medicaid expansion that has been accepted by 31 states and the District of Columbia. Those two components of the health law cover more ...

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  16. CMS Releases Proposed Rule for ACA Market StabilizationRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | JD Supra

    On February 15, 2017, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services , at the direction of the Trump administration, released a long-expected proposed rule [1] designed to help stabilize the individual and small group health insurance markets created by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act . Comments on the Market Stabilization Proposed Rule are due no later than 5 p.m. on March 7, 2017 .

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  17. Trump seeks help of insurers to smooth Obamacare transitionRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... these ideas on the campaign trail. It is unclear how they would be implemented, or what changes he might make to Medicaid expansion, another key component of the Obamacare law. Trump told insurers, including UnitedHealth Group Inc, Anthem Inc. and ...

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  18. Scott Walker: Governors Helping With Work to Replace, Repair ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | News Max

    ... candidate told Fox News' "Happening Now" program. In Wisconsin, every person living in poverty was covered under Medicaid, "so the truly needy are taken care of," said Walker. "Everyone above that, we hope to transition them to the marketplace. We ...

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  19. Mnuchin: Zero Cuts To Entitlements In New BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin promised Sunday that President Donald Trump's first budget proposal will not include cuts to major entitlement programs, like Social Security and Medicare. If Mnuchin's comments are correct, the president would be making good on his campaign promise to not make cuts to Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid.

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  20. Big time price spikes of 500 drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... tag on the prescription rose from $893 to $1,072 for a month's supply. Currently, they qualify for a waiver on Medicaid that covers all of the costs, but she worries the country's ongoing debate over health insurance reform could force her to pay ...

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