Medicaid Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Trump's Latest Move Will Make Affordable Care Act Premiums SkyrocketRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | Self.com

    ... government and states, offers coverage to 9 million children whose families make too much money to qualify for Medicaid but aren't offered or can't afford private coverage. At least 10 states are set to run out of money for the program by the end of ...

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  2. Lawmaker says Trump is on 'jihad' against NJ by nixing $166M in benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    President Donald Trump's announcement that he will send cost-sharing subsidies in the Affordable Care Act will affect more than 150,000 people in New Jersey, costing them more than $166 million in benefits. About half of the nearly 300,000 people enrolled in insurance plans purchased from the federal exchange in New Jersey got the subsidies, according to data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

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  3. DOI, Connect for Health respond to CSR cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    This is unfortunate, but the Colorado Division of Insurance , part of the Department of Regulatory Agencies , was prepared for this and is putting its Plan B into place. For low-income people who make too much to qualify for Medicaid, up to 250 percent of the Federal Poverty Level, CSRs are payments from the Federal government to help this group of people lower their out-of-pocket costs.

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  4. Obamacare Insurers, States Rush to React to Trump's Latest MoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | Bloomberg

    ... effect on how carriers will evaluate whether they stay in this market over time." The U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services said it will work with state regulators in states where filings don't account for the end of the subsidies. "CMS is ...

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  5. President Trump's 2018 Budget Proposal Reduces Federal Funding for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | Our Time Press

    52% of Kings County children are covered through Medicaid. The budget cuts being proposed in congress would cause long term, intergenerational harm, affecting all in our community particularly the poorest. What they are debating, is how much health ...

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  6. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | CBS 3 Springfield

    ... care facilities. Adding to the uncertainty, the sign-up period for subsidized private insurance starts Nov. 1. Medicaid program administrator Centene lost $3.12, or 3.2 percent, to $90.56 and insurer Anthem gave up $5.81, or 3.1 percent, to $184.38. ...

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  7. Rauner vetoes bill that would've scuttled largest procurement everRead the original story

    Friday Oct 13 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... nearly one billion dollars in savings and block stronger accountability and performance management in the Illinois Medicaid Program. The transformation of health and human services to help our most vulnerable citizens has been one of the primary ...

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  8. The Latest: Insurance companies assumed payments' endRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... people in the state's individual market, 74 percent who either get federal subsidies or are part of the expanded Medicaid program will likely see their premiums drop or remain flat in 2018. But the 26 percent who pay the full cost will see increases ...

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  9. Many states, consumers alarmed by Trump's health care order - Fri, 13 Oct 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... Act that were not affected by Trump's order. One has the federal government picking up most of the cost to expand Medicaid to a larger group of low-income people in states that chose to participate. The other gives tax credits to most people who buy ...

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  10. Obamacare - When Facts Don't MatterRead the original story

    Friday Oct 13 | InsureBlog

    ... it. Too late to save it for 2018 and possibly beyond. Act II will most likely be a federally funded expansion of Medicaid for anyone not covered by employer group health insurance. If there are any carriers offering individual health insurance in ...

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  11. Trump's action won't trigger premium hikes in MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... covers up to 100,000 low-income residents who can't afford private coverage but make too much to qualify for Medicaid. That program was already slated for a $369 million cut in federal funding, and state officials worried that Thursday's federal ...

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  12. WellCare Health Plans (WCG) & Centene Corporation (CNC) Head-To-Head SurveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | Daily Political

    ... is a managed care company. The Company focuses on government-sponsored managed care services, primarily through Medicaid, Medicare Advantage (MA) and Medicare Prescription Drug Plans (PDPs), to families, children, seniors and individuals with ...

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  13. Trump's quest: higher teen pregnancy rates, more abortions | EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | NJ.com

    ... family planning programs such as Title X prevent 2.2 million unplanned pregnancies annually. That means it reduces Medicaid costs: The Guttmacher Institute -- experts in reproductive health -- found that taxpayers save $7 for every $1 our government ...

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  14. Trumpcare sabotage #2: Trump's executive order will undermine...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | Los Angeles Times

    ... and with fewer benefits than before); another large segment relies on government programs, especially Medicare and Medicaid; and the remainder were stuck in the individual market. In the new world, the latter group would be further split between ...

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  15. Statement of American Psychological Association in Response to Trump...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | Newswise

    ... critically needed coverage for pre-existing conditions. Working families and individuals who do not qualify for Medicaid and do not have access to employer-sponsored health plans are particularly at risk. 'These actions are unconscionable and not ...

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  16. Trump just made Obamacare wars personalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | Philly.com

    ... receiving financial assistance to offset premiums. Another 700,000 in the state receive health care through the Medicaid expansion which was implemented by Gov. Wolf in 2015. The rate of uninsured fell to 5.6 percent in 2016, the lowest rate on ...

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  17. Blue Shield of California Affirms Commitment to Providing ACA Benefits to ConsumersRead the original story

    Friday Oct 13 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... and headquartered in San Francisco, Blue Shield of California and its affiliates provide health, dental, vision, Medicaid and Medicare health care service plans in California. The company's mission is to ensure all Californians have access to ...

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  18. Trump health subsidy cuts will cost New Jerseyans $166MRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | New Jersey Herald

    President Donald Trump's announcement that he will end cost-sharing subsidies in the Affordable Care Act will affect more than 150,000 people in New Jersey. Data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services shows that about half of the nearly 300,000 people enrolled in insurance plans purchased from the federal exchange in New Jersey received a total of more than $166 million in subsidies.

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  19. Trump health subsidy cuts will cost New Jerseyans $166MRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | New Jersey Herald

    President Donald Trump's announcement that he will send cost-sharing subsidies in the Affordable Care Act will affect more than 150,000 people in New Jersey, costing them more than $166 million in benefits. Data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services shows that about half of the nearly 300,000 people enrolled in insurance plans purchased from the federal exchange in New Jersey got the subsidies.

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  20. Taxing the Wealthy to Pay for Universal Home CareRead the original story

    Friday Oct 13 | Common Dreams

    ... on par with Maine's median income for an entire household. Medicare does not cover the costs of in-home care and Medicaid reimbursement rates are so low that employers have difficulty finding workers willing to do this tough work for the meager ...

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