Topic: Medicaid Work Requirements
Idaho has taken another step closer to a scaled-back version of its voter-mandated Medicaid expansion, plus more healthcare news from around the web.
New Hampshire residents have filed suit against the Trump administration over work requirements in the state’s Medicaid program.
The Trump administration says a single-payer plan could have negative health effects, plus more payer headlines.
In states that implement Medicaid work requirements, hospital operating margins could drop between -.4 and -2.2 in states, the report estimates.
CMS has approved a waiver request from Maryland, allowing the state to test several wellness and access projects in its Medicaid program.
Amazon will now accept flexible spending account or health savings account cards on its site, and more healthcare news from around the web.
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Administrator Seema Verma said Ohio added 20,000 jobs in January and has kept a low unemployment rate.
HHS Secretary Alex Azar said Thursday that the agency has been in talks with states that are interested in rolling out Medicaid block grants.
CMS rolled out new monitoring and evaluation tools for Medicaid demonstrations the same day the controversial work requirements went before a judge.
Oral arguments in lawsuits against such requirements in Kentucky and in Arkansas will begin on Thursday.