FinanceAs ACA Marketplaces Stabilize, Premiums Drop
An Urban Institute study found that 31 states saw a decline in premium costs for their lowest-price silver plan.
Clinical CareMedicaid Expansion Linked to Fewer Opioid Deaths
Medicaid expansion may have prevented up to 8,132 opioid overdose deaths in 2015 to 2017 in the 32 states that...
FinanceMolina Healthcare to Buy Chicago-Based Medicaid MCO
The Long Beach, California?based insurer will serve NextLevel Health Partners' 50,000 members in northern Illinois.
StrategyMichigan's Medicaid Work Requirements Challenged in 5th Lawsuit of Its Kind
The plaintiffs claim Trump administration overstepped its legal authority in approving work requirements for Medicaid expansion beneficiaries.
Finance$4B in DSH Cuts Likely Delayed Until Dec. 20
If the Senate passes the stopgap, President Trump is expected to sign it.
FinanceCMS Readies Proposed 'Medicaid Fiscal Accountability Rule'
Seema Verma says the feds will crackdown on 'shady recycling schemes (that) drive up taxpayer costs and pervert the system.'
Return To Sender: A Single Undeliverable Letter Can Mean Losing Medicaid
Medicaid has avoided the march toward digital communication and continues to operate largely in a paper-based world.
Clinical CareL.A. Story: The Homeless Use EMS a Lot
Nearly 20 times more frequently than other residents.
StrategyStates Try A Gentler Approach To Getting Medicaid Enrollees To Work
A handful of states are offering alternatives to get more enrollees into jobs to lift them out of poverty and...
Clinical CareNew Stanford Children's Health CEO: Impacting a Child's Life Is 'Intoxicating'
Paul King has served in leadership roles at some of the country's premier healthcare organizations, including Mayo Clinic and the...
FinancePublic Plan Option Would Spur Competition
Medicaid insurers offered the lowest-priced silver plan 72% of the time when competing with an MMCO.
Clinical CareCommunity Health Centers See Declines in Medicaid Enrollment Among Immigrant Patients
Health center directors believe the declines may be owing to confusion over the Trump administration's public charge rule.