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  1. Viewpoints: GOP's 2015 Obamacare opportunities; the need for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Medical News

    The Washington Post 's Plum Line: Another Big Boost For Obamacare In another sign that the politics of Obamacare continue to shift, the Medicaid expansion is now all but certain to come to another big state whose Republican governor had previously resisted it: Pennsylvania.


  2. Billing companies: Stop blaming us for MyCare Ohio messRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Business Journal

    MyCare Ohio is a new state program striving for better coordination of care to improve the health and quality of life for disabled, low-income Ohioans who qualify for both Medicaid and Medicare.


  3. Pennsylvania's Corbett becomes 9th GOP governor to expand MedicaidRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Medical News

    ... York Times : Pennsylvania To Purchase Private Care For Its Poor Pennsylvania will become the 27th state to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act, the Obama administration announced Thursday, using federal funds to buy private health ...


  4. Maine's health care model: Go smallerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Windsor Beacon

    ... terrified: She had no health insurance and little cash to spare. But that was nearly six years ago, and the state Medicaid program was generous then. Tasheiko was eligible because of her modest income, and MaineCare, as it is called, paid for all of ...


  5. The Most Interesting Man Revolutionizing The Health WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    ... Additionally, she is a Senior Policy Advisor and expert on health economic analyses mainly focusing on Medicare, Medicaid and health reform, specifically as they impact vulnerable populations. Nicole runs a Health Innovation and Policy page at ...


  6. Hospitals Say They've Lost Insured Patients to Urgent CareRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Gilmer Mirror

    ... they can treat only patients with insurance or who can pay for the care. The clinics typically do not accept Medicaid, while hospitals are required to treat every patient in their ERs. Urgent care providers contend that they are expanding access to ...


  7. Research roundup: Benefits of hip surgery; preventing surgical...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Medical News

    ... that the bundle represents an effective approach to reduce health care costs (Keenan et al., 8/27). Medicare and Medicaid Research Review : Financial And Quality Impacts Of The Medicare Physician Group Practice Demonstration [The health law's ...


  8. Medicaid agrees to double psychiatric reimbursement rateRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Nevada Appeal

    The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services have approved Nevada's request to double the rate they reimburse hospitals for inpatient psychiatric services.


  9. 5 issues to watch in the Iowa's US Senate raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SFGate

    ... helped Iowans get health insurance either through tax credits to purchase a plan or by the expansion of the state's Medicaid program. But during the rocky rollout of the law, he was among a group of Democrats who voted for a GOP-sponsored bill to ...


  10. Fact Checker: Ernst on MedicareRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KCRG

    ... resolution in the Iowa Senate. S.R. 15 opposed provisions in the Paul Ryan budget that would privatize Medicare and Medicaid by giving beneficiaries stipends to buy their own insurance coverage. The resolution claims that proposal would increase ...


  11. Dr. Susan J. Littman: A Superb Medical Oncologist and HematologistRead the original story

    Friday | 24-7 Press Release

    PHILADELPHIA, PA, August 30, 2014 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services awarded Dr. Susan J. Littman with the Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification.


  12. Corbett's Medicaid plan may not survive a Wolf governorshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Pocono Record

    ... it creates will be distinct from the existing managed care system that serves many of Pennsylvania's 2.2 million Medicaid enrollees through private insurers. The insurance plans under the new system will be different, and insurers that participate ...


  13. Wolf says he would consider a traditional Medicaid expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday |

    Tom Wolf, the Democratic nominee for governor, welcomed the prospect of expanded access to health care for many Pennsylvanians under the compromise between the Corbett and Obama administrations but said that, if elected, he would consider a more straightforward extension of Medicaid.


  14. Factors ID'd for Late Hospice Admission for Cancer PatientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Mental Help Net

    ... and were younger (age < 65 years). Admission to hospice within three days of death was less likely for those with Medicaid or self-insurance. "Quality measures of hospice lengths of stay should include patient-mix adjustments for type of cancer and ...


  15. Ventura County Medi-Cal health plan probedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Los Angeles Times

    ... related to its work with a Xerox unit, Affiliated Computer Services. Xerox is a major government contractor for Medicaid and other health programs nationwide. Records show part of the inquiry focuses on $2.3 million Xerox paid to Gold Coast as part ...


  16. On Native GroundCRIMINALIZING Dissent: How the Fbi, DHS Tried to Kill OccupyRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2013 | American Reporter

    ... as they did in 2011 during the last debt ceiling vote, to force cuts in spending for Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid. Two months from now, even with a slightly better Congress, we will have an even worse fight on our hands. There are other ...


  17. The WilliesTWO White Guys in Suits? not for this AmericaRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2012 | American Reporter

    ... if not for programs such as Social Security, unemployment insurance, food stamps, the Earned Income Tax Credit, and Medicaid. The bad news is that all of these programs are targeted for deep cuts by Republicans and conservative Democrats who are ...


  18. WatchdogRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2012 | Lakeland Times

    ... improves overall quality while dramatically reducing health-care costs and eliminating skyrocketing Medicare and Medicaid bills, all the while preserving patients' choice and marketplace competition? The term has been floating around the Internet ...


  19. Market MoverHISTORY Warns Us on the Egyptian CrisisRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... legislation to do just that. Vermont already has experience in getting waivers - it has gotten waivers from Medicaid to get its share of money in a block grant for the past several years. "If Vermont is successful in designing and implementing ...


  20. MomentumMOVING MOMRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... According to an analysis by the Center for Budget and Policy Priorities, the Ryan plan would: Eliminate Medicare, Medicaid, and the Children's Health Insurance Program and replace them with vouchers to defray the cost of private health insurance. ...