Louisiana House Appropriations Committee Chairman Cameron Henry, R-Metairie, said he needed more information from governor's office and the private companies that manage 90 percent of Louisiana's Medicaid program before he would consider approving $15.4 billion worth of...
Almost 60 percent of the combined revenue of the top five insurers in the United States comes from the government-sponsored health programs Medicare and Medicaid — and has more than doubled since the passage of Obamacare, a new report says.
Health plans, medical practices, and some Medicaid programs increasingly offer financial incentives to motivate Medicaid patients to engage in more preventive care and make healthier lifestyle choices.
Citrus Memorial Hospital CEO Ralph Aleman is calling on legislators this upcoming session to reverse what he calls the disproportionate amount of Medicaid reimbursements to his hospital and all Florida HCA-owned medical facilities.
"It feels like a crisis right now, trying to get this resolved quickly, because as of December 1st, which is Friday, thousands of Iowans will not have coverage," said Chris McCormick Pries, clinical director at Vera French Community Mental Health Center.
New Jersey did not follow federal regulations and CMS guidance when it developed payment rates for Medicaid school-based services that resulted in $606.7 million in unallowable or unsupported costs, according to the HHS Office of Inspector General.