Medicaid Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Only 30% of Americans Are Saving for This Critical Retirement ExpenseRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    ... aware of: " The reality is, as Udell put it, "For those who have no money, they don't need any sort of 'policy,' as Medicaid will pay for it for the indigent. But you truly have to be broke ." "My home is protected." According to the Department of ...

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  2. Aventor Releases its Top 10 Governmental Obstacles to Developing...Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    ... 3. FDA jurisdiction over connected health technologies is muddled, creating great uncertainty 2. Medicare and Medicaid fail to cover important connected health technologies 1. State regulation of health professionals Balkanizes healthcare, ...

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  3. Planning Your Long-Term Care Strategy? 5 Things Every Woman Should KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    ... the age of 65 will require long-term care at some point in their lives, according to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services . And women, in particular, are vulnerable, thanks to longer life spans. Fact: Women outlive men by about five years ...

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  4. Arizona to receive $2.5 million in Obamacare fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... . "These funds will support states in integrating and coordinating the many elements of health care - including Medicaid, Medicare, public health, and private health care delivery systems - to the benefit of patients, businesses, and taxpayers ...

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  5. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WRVA-AM Richmond

    ... in tobacco use to improved mental health care. The one-year grant was awarded by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. It will provide financial and technical support beginning in January to develop the Virginia Health Innovation Plan. The ...

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  6. Compared to other states, Florida's average wages slip badlyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Florida Trend

    The number of Republican-controlled states deciding to reverse course and expand Medicaid continues to grow, with Tennessee joining the list Monday. A coalition of Florida businesses and health care organizations is urging Florida to join that list during the 2015 legislative session.

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  7. New Hampshire gets $2M health care grantRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    New Hampshire has received $2 million from the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to work with providers and payers on improving access to health care services.

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  8. ABLE Act: How one bill offers hope on Congress's biggest problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    ... was noteworthy, if not shocking. And this was no ceremonial piece of legislation. It dealt with the tax code and Medicaid - both scorching political issues - and came with a $2 billion price tag. On Tuesday, the bill passed the Senate as part of a ...

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  9. Too Little, Too Late For Many New Yorkers Seeking HospiceRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WNED

    ... discomfort, extend life and save money, and despite a generous hospice benefit available through both Medicare and Medicaid, relatively few people in New York take advantage of it, compared to elsewhere in the country. The reasons for this local gap ...

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  10. A form for a form's sake: The difficulty of coordinating primary careRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Kevin, M.D.

    ... the bathroom or any other room. As we build PCMHs, accountable care organizations, and other models of care, and as Medicaid, Medicare, and the commercial insurers in this country demand that we provide cost-efficient care, we need to scrap the ...

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  11. Budget, Connector on Baker's mind as he prepsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    ... said a lot of uncertainty remains over how many people will use the system and whether they will enroll in Medicaid or a more traditional insurance product, carrying logistical and financial implications for the state. Asked whether he would move ...

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  12. Health exchange processes 100,000 in past monthRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WKYT

    More than 100,000 people in Kentucky have applied for or renewed their health care coverage through the state's health benefit exchange during a one-month open enrollment. In a news release, Beshear's office said since Nov. 15, a total of 101,114 people either newly enrolled in private health insurance, qualified for Medicaid or renewed the private insurance they purchased last year.

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  13. Michael Tanner: The Court and ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | National Review Online

    ... their own exchanges are run by Republican governors, but that's no guarantee against capitulation. Just look at the Medicaid expansion, where, in the last few months alone, Republican governors in South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, and Wyoming have been ...

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  14. Fixes planned for clinic that treated Joan RiversRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Recordpub.com

    ... lack of oxygen after she stopped breathing during an endoscopy days earlier. The federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services on Tuesday released the Manhattan clinic's plan to fix deficiencies. Negligence was not alleged. The clinic has until ...

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  15. GMH hopes for Medicare boostRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Pacific Daily News

    ... $12 million to the hospital, Verga said. That increase would come solely from the federal side. However, the local Medicaid and Medically Indigent Programs also would need to raise reimbursement rates if the Medicare reimbursement is raised, Verga ...

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  16. The right's Obamacare strike: If SCOTUS wounds it, here's why GOP will finish it offRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Salon

    In the month-or-so since the midterm elections, three states have signaled that they're ready to get on board with the Affordable Care Act's Medicaid expansion - Utah, Wyoming, and, most recently, Tennessee. All three states are governed by Republicans , and those governors have all come to the conclusion that the inflexible opposition to the healthcare law, while ideologically satisfying, is not in the best interest of their states or the unfortunate people within them who fall into the Medicaid coverage gap .

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  17. Latest push for Medicaid expansion in Florida lets business groups take leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Florida Times-Union

    The number of Republican-controlled states deciding to reverse course and expand Medicaid continues to grow, with Tennessee joining the list Monday. A coalition of Florida businesses and health care organizations is urging Florida to join that list during the 2015 legislative session.

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  18. Virginia receives $2.6 million grant to develop new healthcare model, governor reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    A one-year grant from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services will provide financial and technical support to the Virginia Health Innovation Plan, starting in January. Its public health goals include reducing tobacco use and obesity and improving mental health care.

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  19. Health briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Silver City Sun-News

    ... Las Cruces Ave. There is no charge to attend the clinic, but everyone should bring their insurance card, including Medicaid or Medicare, with them. Everyone 6 months of age and older should get a flu vaccine each flu season. Info: Las Cruces Central ...

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  20. Cato's Dorn: Shrink Government to Boost GrowthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | News Max

    ... now totals 33 percent of GDP. "Nearly half of federal spending goes toward Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid; huge regulatory costs are imposed on the private sector; and the higher taxes needed to finance big government erode economic ...

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