Medicaid

White House Warns States Of Potential Big Cuts To Medicaid, School Lunch And Disaster Relief...

Mitch McConnell; Joe Biden Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images;OLIVIER DOULIERY/AFP via Getty Images The White House sent a memo to state and local governments warning of potential cuts to federal programs if Congress fails to lift debt...
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American College Of Rheumatology Responds To 2022 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Proposed Rule

In comments submitted to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) shared its perspective on the CY 2022 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule and Quality Payment Program proposed rule.
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Biden Is Reportedly Set To Require Vaccines At Any Health Facility That Gets Government Funding....

Dado Ruvic/Reuters Biden is expected to announce a COVID-19 vaccine requirement at healthcare facilities that get federal funding, sources told Politico. Staff at hospitals that require Medicare or Medicaid funding would be required to be...
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Astro Submits Comments To Cms: Stop The Draconian Cuts That Will Harm Cancer Patient Care

The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) submitted two comment letters to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) today urging the agency to reconsider policy changes that will result in $300 million in Medicare cuts for...
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Astro Submits Comments To Cms: Stop The Draconian Cuts That Will Harm Cancer Patient Care

The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) submitted two comment letters to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) today urging the agency to reconsider policy changes that will result in $300 million in Medicare cuts for...
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Overdose Risk More Than Tripled From 2014-2019 Among Nj Medicaid Users

A rise in heroin and fentanyl in New Jersey between 2014-2019 led to the tripling of medically treated opioid overdoses despite the state's strict limiting of prescription opioids for pain and substantial state initiatives to expand access to...

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California Gop Recall Candidate Larry Elder Wanted To End Medicaid

In 2010, Elder said he was also against mandating that insurance companies cover people with preexisting conditions.

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Unitedhealth Group (unh) Arm Wins Medicaid Contract In Nevada

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated’s UNH unit Health Plan of Nevada is chosen as one of the four managed care organizations to administer the state of Nevada’s Medicaid program in the counties of Clark and Washoe.The four-year base contract...
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Democrats Eye New Federal Coverage Program In States Declining Medicaid Expansion

Congressional Democrats are likely to create a new federal program in their coming package to provide health insurance coverage in states that have declined to expand Medicaid, following a transition period to set up the new program, aides and...

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Medicaid: The Good, The Bad, And The Reality

A cardiologist notes that Medicaid's low payments are driving doctors away, even as it helps many patients. He urges changes to be made within the Medicaid program. Medscape Business of Medicine
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Biden Puts Pressure On Nursing Homes To Vaccinate Staff Against Covid-19

THURSDAY, Aug. 19, 2021 -- All U.S. nursing home staff must be vaccinated against COVID-19 or their employers will risk losing Medicare and Medicaid funding, President Joe Biden announced Wednesday. "If you visit, live, or work in a nursing home,...
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Molina (moh) Arm's Medicaid Contract To Aid Service In Nevada

Molina Healthcare, Inc.’s MOH Nevada health plan subsidiary won a Medicaid-managed care contract from the Nevada Department of Health and Human Services — Division of Health Care Financing and Policy (DHCFP).The new four-year contract...

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Cityblock Health & The ‘at-risk’ Disruption Of Medicaid Care

By JESSICA DaMASSA, WTF HEALTH Innovation in Medicaid is HAPPENING – and not only is it capable of creating better, less expensive healthcare for Medicaid members, but Cityblock Health is proving that it can also be the underpinning of a...
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Here's Why You Should Retain Unitedhealth Group (unh) Stock

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated UNH stands well-poised for growth on the back of robust top-line growth, strong presence amid Medicare and Medicaid markets, and a solid financial position. An upbeat 2021 EPS guidance reinstates the growth prospects...
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Uninsurance Rates Up For Low-income Adults During Pandemic

FRIDAY, Aug. 13, 2021 -- During the COVID-19 pandemic, uninsurance rates increased among low-income adults in four Southern states, with Medicaid expansion protecting against the increase among Black and Latinx individuals, according to a study...
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Acr Commends Cms Decision To Withdraw Most Favored Nation Model

The American College of Rheumatology applauds the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' decision to withdraw a proposed rule to implement the "Most Favored Nation" payment model for Part B drugs.
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Senate Passes $3.5 Trillion Budget Plan, Advancing Sweeping Safety Net Expansion

The blueprint, which would expand Medicaid, provide free preschool and community college, and fund climate change programs, passed along party lines and faces an arduous path ahead.
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Democrats Covertly Plan For A Complete Takeover Of Healthcare

At present, Washington controls the health care for nearly half — 151.8 million or 46 percent — of the U.S. population. Enrollment in government health insurance programs are as follows: 81 million in Medicaid and the Children’s Health...

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Alexandria Ocasio-cortez Mocks Republican Rep. Elise Stefanik For Trying To 'own The Socialists' By...

Rep. Elise Stefanik, R-NY. Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call AOC mocked Stefanik for celebrating Medicare and Medicaid, while condemning "Socialist healthcare." Others also pointed out the contradiction in Stefanik's praise for the...
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House Democrats Unanimously Vote To Kill The Hyde Amendment

For the first time in 45 years, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill to provide taxpayer funding of elective abortions for Medicaid recipients.

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