Topic: Medicaid Managed Care
Starting next year, annual Medicare spending is expected to grow by an average of 7% over the next decade, exceeding $1.2 trillion by 2028.
A Pennsylvania court breathed new life into a dispute over which insurer will oversee the state’s $12 billion Medicaid program.
Starting next year, nonmedical goods, including air conditioners, food and rides to appointments, may be added to Medicare Advantage benefits.
Republican governors, some of whom may be seeking higher office, are facing challenges with their state's Medicaid program.
Despite concerns from industry analysts, Medicare Advantage plans are thriving in the wake of the ACA, plus more health insurance headlines.
Proposed Medicaid work requirements, combined with Alabama's strict eligibility, could kick 8,700 people off Medicaid in the first year.
The Medicaid agency says proposed flexibility and exemptions for states could reduce administrative burden by 561 hours and reap a total savings of over $1.6 million.
The median eligible income for Medicaid coverage has more than doubled among states that expanded their program.
Highmark Health's ACA plans were profitable for the first time in 2017 as the insurer applied its Medicaid managed care approach to ACA members.
Centene announced it is making a strategic initial investment in RxAdvance, a Massachusetts PBM leveraging technology to reduce costs.