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  1. Most New Jersey doctors not taking new Medicaid patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | News12.com

    Most New Jersey physicians are not accepting new Medicaid patients even as more people get the subsidized health insurance. Data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says New Jersey was the only state in the country in 2013 where the majority of doctors were not planning to bring on more Medicaid patients.

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  2. James Comer's 'bold agenda' is short on detailsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | State Journal

    Gubernatorial candidate James Comer announced Monday his plan to address Medicaid expansion and move Kentuckians back to private insurance plans, but told attendees the specifics would come later. Comer revealed the general topics of the Comer-McDaniel administration's five-point plan to change Kentucky once he is elected governor.

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  3. Business lobby answers with own Medicaid expansion ad backing GardinerRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    A day after free-market group Americans for Prosperity launched an ad campaign targetting Florida Senators in favor of a Medicaid expansion plan, a coalition of businesses and hospitals released their own ad backing the plan. The ad will air in the Central Florida market as well as others throughout the state, and was bought by A Healthy Florida Works, a group backed by Associated Industries of Florida and several hospitals - including Orlando Health and Florida Hospital .

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  4. U.S. top court says medical providers can't sue states over Medicaid fundingRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled in a case from Idaho that private medical providers that deliver residential care services cannot sue a state in try to raise Medicaid reimbursement rates to deal with rising medical costs. The justices, on a 5-4 vote, ruled in favor of the state of Idaho, which asserted that medical providers have no legal recourse to sue.

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  5. UPDATE 2-U.S. top court says medical providers can't sue states over Medicaid fundingRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled in a case from Idaho that private medical providers that deliver residential care services cannot sue a state in try to raise Medicaid reimbursement rates to deal with rising medical costs. The justices, on a 5-4 vote, ruled in favor of the state of Idaho, which asserted that medical providers have no legal recourse to sue.

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  6. Study investigates health outcomes of Medicare beneficiaries enrolled in MA plans at member-levelRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Medical News

    Inovalon , a leading technology company providing advanced cloud-based analytics and data-driven intervention platforms to the healthcare industry and the Special Needs Plan Alliance, released today the largest analysis ever performed on dual eligible quality outcomes, entitled " An Investigation of Medicare Advantage Dual Eligible Member-Level Performance on the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Five-Star Quality Measures."

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  7. Supreme Court sides with Idaho in Medicaid pay disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fox News

    Private health care providers cannot sue to force states to raise their Medicaid reimbursement rates to keep up with rising medical costs, the Supreme Court ruled Tuesday. In a 5-4 decision the broke across ideological lines, the justices said medical companies have no private right to enforce federal Medicaid funding laws against states if Congress has not created such a right.

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  8. The Burr-Hatch-Upton Plan v. The Affordable Care ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Policy Digest

    The Patient Choice, Affordability, Responsibility and Empowerment Act is a bill drafted by Republican Senators Richard Burr and Orrin Hatch that seeks to change the Medicaid program through various methodologies, which are in strong contrast to the Affordable Care Act .

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  9. Rainbow Pediatrics Opens New Raeford Location to Better Serve CommunityRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR Log

    ... MD, the practice was founded in Fayetteville, NC in 2005. Rainbow Pediatrics accepts most insurance plans including Medicaid and cares for children from birth through age 18. Offering a wide variety of pediatric services, the team at Rainbow ...

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  10. In Pursuit of Patient Satisfaction, Hospitals Update the Hated Hospital GownRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | US News & World Report

    ... in part by the health law's focus on quality of care and other federal initiatives. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services increasingly factors patients' satisfaction into its quality measures, which are linked to the size of Medicare payments ...

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  11. The Supreme Courta s next Obamacare caseRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    ... v. Burwell , Maine's challenge to the constitutionality of the ACA's maintenance of eligibility requirements for Medicaid. According to Maine (and supporting amici ), the federal government's threat to withhold all Medicaid funding should Maine ...

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  12. Obamacare Hits Rural Communities HardRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Max

    ... reduced payments to hospitals for the uninsured, a decision based on the assumption that states would expand their Medicaid programs. However, almost two dozen states have refused to do so." The National Rural Health Association, a group composed of ...

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  13. WellCare Donates $22,000 to Emory University to Provide Behavioral...Read the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    ... to improve their health and quality of life long-term." As of Dec. 31, 2014, WellCare serves approximately 604,000 Medicaid and PeachCare for Kids plan members, 31,000 Medicare Advantage plan members and 55,000 Medicare Prescription Drug Plan ...

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  14. Will health care help bridge the divide between Cuba and the U.S.?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Florida Trend

    ... States Secretary of Commerce, made the announcement Monday afternoon. Florida health officials want to remove Medicaid's 30-day wait period so people can automatically enroll for health insurance once they're deemed eligible. A South Florida appeals ...

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  15. Stage 3-The Final Frontier of Meaningful Use: CMS Issues Its Stage 3 Proposed RuleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | JD Supra

    On March 20, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services released its proposed rule for implementing Stage 3 of the Medicare and Medicaid Electronic Health Record Incentive Programs . CMS proposes a number of important changes to the Programs that will affect all providers receiving payments from Medicare and Medicaid starting in 2018.

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  16. Autism advocates savor gains, see challenges that lie aheadRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newms360.com

    ... like the autism center," Davison said. "We're very lucky here." Already Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi and Medicaid have begun covering applied behavioral analysis, but it may be months or years before the Autism Center of North Mississippi ... 1 comment

  17. Report: Arizona hospitals experiencing operating lossesRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Daily Courier

    The report by the Arizona Hospital and Healthcare Association says expenses are up although uncompensated care in Arizona hospitals dropped by one-third since the Medicaid expansion, the Arizona Daily Star reports. In addition, the report shows that nearly a third of the state's hospitals incurred a loss from operations in January.

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  18. GOP Medicaid expansion tension; Hillary slipping in swing states;...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Politico

    ... permit holders to be armed in schools; no smoking in cars with minors; changing texting while driving penalties. MEDICAID EXPANSION HEAT The battle over Medicaid expansion (the FL Senate wants it; House doesn't) is making Senate President Andy ...

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  19. Medicare physician pay cuts officially kick in WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | McKnightsonline.com

    The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services said it will hold physician claims for 14 calendar days, thereby delaying 21% rate cuts otherwise set to take effect Wednesday. CMS, among others, is anticipating the Senate will approve sweeping legislation to repeal the "Sustainable Growth Rate" formula that mandates pay levels.

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  20. Most New Jersey doctors not taking new Medicaid patientsRead the original story

    Monday | MyFoxNY

    Data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says New Jersey was the only state in the country in 2013 where the majority of doctors were not planning to bring on more Medicaid patients.

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