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1899 Articles Matching "medicaid"

Public Options And Medicaid Buy-Ins Emerge From 2020 Democratic Presidential Hopefuls

Jan 15, 2019 , Forbes
Public options to expand health coverage are emerging on the campaign trail ahead of next year’s 2020 Democratic Presidential...
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Nursing Facility Where Woman In Vegetative State Gave Birth Previously Faced Criminal Investigation

Jan 15, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Regulators with Arizona's social-welfare agency wanted to remove developmentally disabled patients from Hacienda HealthCare in 2016 and terminate contracts that allowed the facility to provide services for the state as they investigated allegations of Medicaid fraud....
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Public Option And Medicaid Buy-Ins Emerge From 2020 Democratic Presidential Hopefuls

Jan 14, 2019 , Forbes
Public options to expand health coverage are emerging on the campaign trail ahead of next year’s 2020 Democratic Presidential...
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Research Roundup: Homelessness; Medicaid; HPV Vaccinations

Jan 11, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Each week, KHN compiles a selection of recently released health policy studies and...
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Solera Health hires US Medicaid chief medical officer Dr. Andrey Ostovsky, Iora Health names Dr. Tyler Jung chief medical officer

Jan 11, 2019 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
Also: Pritzker Group Venture Capital announces slew of promotions and Grand Rounds taps former USF chief medical officer Dr. Ami Parekh for same...
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CMS taps Chris Traylor as top Medicaid director

Jan 09, 2019 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The CMS named Chris Traylor to lead federal Medicaid policy as acting director of the Center for Medicaid and CHIP...
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In Montana, Neither Republicans Nor Democrats Want To End Medicaid Expansion But They Differ On Path Forward

Jan 09, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Republicans are arguing for new restrictions, such as work requirements, as lawmakers begin to work toward a compromise to keep Medicaid expansion alive in the state. "If I was a betting man, I'd think Medicaid will pass in some form," said state Senate President Scott Sales (R-Bozeman). Medicaid news comes out of Louisiana, Idaho and Virginia, as...
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From The State Capitols: A Public Option For Colorado?; Florida Governor Nabs Top Medicaid Official From Trump Administration

Jan 08, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
As the new year begins, media outlets look at health care news coming out of state capitols across the country....
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Does Your Insurance Card Matter When You Have A Heart Attack?

Jan 05, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Medicaid reimbursement to health care facilities on ST-elevation myocardial management — or STEMI, a serious form of a heart attack — is often lower when compared with the reimbursement rate of private insurance, according to a study published in the journal Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and O......
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Funding cutoff looms for model mental health clinics

Jan 05, 2019 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Mental health leaders in eight states are worried about losing federal funding for a Medicaid demonstration that enables them to offer a broad array of services for people with serious mental illness or substance use...
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Mayhew leaves CMS, heads to Florida's health department

Jan 05, 2019 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Maine's former health official Mary Mayhew, who was tapped to helm Medicaid at the CMS, is leaving the agency for Florida's health department under GOP Gov. Ron...
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Coverage denied: Medicaid patients suffer as layers of private companies profit

Jan 05, 2019 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Increasingly, Medicaid plans outsource the work of managing patients' health and medical treatment to subcontractors. These firms can be powerful gatekeepers. They run physician groups, bear responsibility for forming doctor networks and...
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New Maine governor orders Medicaid expansion

Jan 04, 2019 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
New Democratic Gov. Janet Mills signed an executive order on her first day in office to implement Maine's Medicaid expansion, which was overwhelmingly approved by the state's voters in...
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Government Shutdown is Affecting Health Programs

Jan 04, 2019 , WebMD
Medicare and Medicaid are fine, but the food safety component of the Food and Drug Administration and bio-threat surveillance done by the Department of Homeland Security are among the public health functions feeling the...
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Republican-led Ohio House won't touch Kasich veto preserving Medicaid

Dec 28, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
A spokesman for the Republican-led Ohio House says lawmakers gathering for a rare post-Christmas voting session won't attempt to override GOP Gov. John Kasich's veto that protected Medicaid...
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Ohio Republicans eye vote to roll back Medicaid expansion

Dec 27, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Ohio's Republican legislative leaders may call a vote this week on rolling back outgoing GOP Gov. John Kasich's Medicaid...
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State calls suit challenging Medicaid expansion meritless

Dec 27, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The Idaho attorney general's office calls a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of a voter-passed Medicaid expansion initiative...
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2018 Healthcare Year in Review

Dec 26, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Repeal was replaced for much of 2018, but then December came along. A dozen states advanced plans to impose new enrollment mandates on Medicaid beneficiaries. Deaths mounted from opioids and gun violence, and consumer-facing companies...
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Research Roundup: Women’s Health In The U.S.; Medicaid Work Requirements; And Tribal Home Visits

Dec 22, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Each week, KHN compiles a selection of recently released health policy studies and...
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CMS approves Medicaid work waivers in Michigan and Maine

Dec 22, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The CMS Friday approved Medicaid work requirement waivers for Michigan...
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