ADVERTISEMENT

Medicaid

Post Thumbnail

Trump Administration Plans To Help States Implement Work Requirements for Medicaid

Monday, January 15th, 2018

Kentucky implements 20-hour work weeks in order to receive benefits

Post Thumbnail

More Than 1 in 4 Americans Postpone Medical Treatment Because of the Expense

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

63 percent say their condition is serious

Post Thumbnail

Health Care Spending Grows 1.5% Faster Than Overall Economy in 2016

Friday, December 8th, 2017

Out-of-pocket spending including copayments and deductibles increased by 3.9 percent

Post Thumbnail

$5.5 Million in Unallowable Medicaid Payments Made to Dead People in Texas

Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

$1.77 million in payments has not been identified or recovered

Post Thumbnail

Report: Skyrocketing Medicaid Enrollment Leading to Increased Government Dependency

Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

Number of able-bodied adults on Medicaid has increased four-fold since 2000, only 16 percent of Medicaid enrollees work

Post Thumbnail

$2.4 Million in Medicare Parts A & B Payments Made to Dead People

Thursday, October 19th, 2017

Agency has not yet recouped millions in improper payments

Post Thumbnail

Following Medicaid Expansion, Racial Disparity Increased for Those Seeking Cancer Treatment

Tuesday, October 10th, 2017

Study authors say increased Medicaid access and coverage not associated with better health outcomes

Post Thumbnail

State Medicaid Adviser Says Graham-Cassidy Bill Will Stabilize Marketplace

Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

Sen. Graham says bill will give states flexibility and accountability

Post Thumbnail

Audit Finds 178 Cases of Medicaid Patients Harmed or Put In Immediate Jeopardy

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Kansas could not prove nursing homes took corrective action in 13 percent of cases