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  1. Evan Falchuk, Don Berwick release tax returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Boston.com

    ... at health care conferences and events. Since December 2011, the former director of the US Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has worked as a paid speaker for the Leigh Bureau , which bills him as "the United States' leading advocate for ...

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  2. CDPH Takes Enforcement Action Against Sonoma Developmental Center's Intermediate Care FacilityRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Holtville Tribune

    The California Department of Public Health today announced it has issued a notice of termination of the Medicaid Provider Agreement for the Department of Developmental Services at the Sonoma Developmental Center.

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  3. Support bill to protect retiree benefits, pensionsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | SeacoastOnline

    July 30 marks the 49th anniversary of the introduction of Medicaid and Medicare.

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  4. Kesto complains about rival's message on vanRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Detroit News

    ... 'The roads are falling apart, Obamacare is falling apart, he's committed us to billions of taxpayer dollars (for Medicaid expansion) and he's filing a complaint on the van I'm driving around in?' O'Hagan said. 'He must really be in poll trouble two ...

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  5. 8 Can you take pictures in a hospitalRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | KSGF-AM Springfield

    Hour 1- What happened to a mom who was trying to take a picture of her son at Mercy? What is a spokesperson from Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services saying about this issue? Length - 8:13

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  6. Democratsa big bad ObamaCare betRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | New York Post

    ... escaped notice that in its NFIB v. Sebelius decision upholding ObamaCare, the Supreme Court also invalidated its Medicaid provisions - and by a 7-2 vote that is unlikely to be overturned by one or two new Democratic-appointed justices. ObamaCare ...

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  7. NH puts hold on ER policy under Medicaid expansionRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Nashua Telegraph

    The state's top health official agreed to rethink how up to 50,000 residents who are newly eligible for Medicaid would receive care in emergency rooms after hospital executives, doctors, and advocates for the poor and mentally ill criticized the proposal.

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  8. Once toothless, Cover Oregon board tackles an uncertain future [The Oregonian, Portland, Ore. :: ]Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... in November. A different agency, the Oregon Health Authority, will take over enrolling low-income people into the Medicaid-funded Oregon Health Plan. Until late last week, key board members, including Chairwoman Liz Baxter, had hoped to resurrect ...

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  9. Pence repeats call for Obamacare repealRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    ... his proposed expansion of the Healthy Indiana Plan, known as HIP. There may be some irony because HIP 2.0 is a Medicaid expansion by another name made possible by Obamacare. In that case Pence says the fact that the current version of HIP is now at ...

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  10. Home care center shut down after allegedly committing fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... of Health conducted survey at Saint Jude Home Care Center claiming it unlawfully collected $250,000 through Medicaid and Medicare. St. Jude Home Care provides service to about 1000 patients and employs 300. The owner says the fraud claims are a ...

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  11. Gov. Walker has concerns about undocumented children in WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WKOW-TV

    ... cost and a drain on the entire system - foster care, the public school system, potentially, depending on the state, Medicaid, other social services," said Gov. Walker. That's because once a child stays in a temporary shelter for 30 to 60 days, they ...

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  12. McCrory meets with House Republicans; no budget deal yetRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | News Observer

    ... to teacher raises above 6 percent, which he said would steer too much money away from other state needs, cuts to Medicaid that would push elderly people off the rolls, and cuts to teacher assistants. Asked about McCrory's veto threat, House Speaker ...

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  13. Free immunization in Taos for childrenRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... will be administered at no cost. All parents have to do is bring a copy of their child's shot record and Medicaid or private health insurance card if they have one. Additional hours for vaccinations will be available at the Taos Public Health ...

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  14. Once toothless, Cover Oregon board tackles an uncertain futureRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    ... in November. A different agency, the Oregon Health Authority, will take over enrolling low-income people into the Medicaid-funded Oregon Health Plan. Until late last week, key board members, including Chairwoman Liz Baxter, had hoped to resurrect ...

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  15. WellCare Health Plans' (WCG) CEO Dave Gallitano on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... people were in the past not managed by health plan -- by a health plan such as WellCare. Former fee-for-service Medicaid members can be particularly challenging in the early stages of the new program. Based on our experience to date will MMA ...

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  16. Sydney clinic offers bulk-billing for IVFRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CNN

    ... provide these services for $4,000 on average; the actual average cost is approximately $8,000, but Australia's Medicaid program covers half of it. This is in addition to the The new clinic in Sydney will be able to cut out-of-pocket prices from ...

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  17. Op-ed: Health centers can't replace Medicaid expansionRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    While our policy makers continue to debate Medicaid expansion, Utah's 13 Health Center organizations struggle to meet the needs and demands of our existing uninsured patients.

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  18. Services halted at Cranston nursing homeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Turnto10.com

    An official at the Executive Office of Health and Human Services of Rhode Island told NBC 10 that the facility was suspected of overbilling Medicaid and that the company's paperwork was suspect.

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  19. The Obama Record: How has he really done?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    J. Scott Applewhite Associated Press President Barack Obama's administration's most recent tally shows 8 million people have signed up for private health insurance and about 6.1 million beneficiaries have been added to Medicaid as of the end of April.

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  20. Ask Emily: Medi-Cal renewals may make another backlogRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee

    ... I imagine the renewals are just as backlogged? A quick refresher: Medi-Cal is the state's version of the federal Medicaid program, which provides publicly funded insurance to low-income residents. The Affordable Care Act expanded Medi-Cal ...

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