4 States Plan to Restrict Medicaid Eligibility
Maine, Rhode Island, Wisconsin and Vermont will restrict Medicaid eligibility for certain groups starting next year, according to a Kaiser Health News report.
The state proposals to reduce eligibility and cut program spending still need federal approval. All of those who stand to lose their Medicaid coverage will be eligible for federal subsidies to buy health insurance through the new exchanges, aside from 10,000 childless adults with incomes below 100 percent of the federal poverty level in Maine, according to the report.
Read the full article on Becker's Hospital Review.
© Copyright ASC COMMUNICATIONS 2016. Interested in LINKING to or REPRINTING this content? View our policies by clicking here.
- SCA partners with Dublin Surgery Center — 4 insights
- AmSurg Q2 earnings per share predicted at $1.20, Nobilis creates bundled payment initiative & more — 6 key notes
- 9 new ASCs and outpatient surgery centers in April 2016
- Joint Commission updates stance on texting orders
- 5 most read GI/endoscopy stories: April 25 - April 29