*  Ability of Medicaid Claims Data to Identify Incident Cases of Breast Cancer in the Ohio Medicaid Population
... Siran M Koroukian ... With Medicaid being the payer of last resort for the dually eligible Medicare-Medicaid population, it is possible that some of ... The use of Medicaid data to study cancer-related outcomes would be highly desirable. However, the accuracy of Medicaid claims ... Monthly variables from Medicaid enrollment files were used to identify women who had been enrolled in Medicaid for all 12 ...
  http://pubmedcentralcanada.ca/pmcc/articles/PMC1360924/?lang=en-ca
*  State unsure on Medicaid enrollment launch; headaches expected | Crain's Detroit Business
... the state's new Medicaid program for people at or below 133 percent of the federal poverty level. Medicaid enrollment and ... "We can help them determine if they are eligible for Medicaid on April 1 or if they are eligible for a subsidy on healthcare.gov ... Under Medicaid expansion, the federal government will cover expenses Michigan pays for today. This saves the state $206 million ... "We are telling people if they don't know if they are eligible for Medicaid to call Enroll Michigan (517-367-7293) or one of the ...
  http://www.crainsdetroit.com/article/20140216/NEWS/302169978/state-unsure-on-medicaid-enrollment-launch-headaches-expected?CSAuthResp=1:173529380855445:246601:512:24:approved:F4F416F79726021F6EAEC2A74CA04F8E
*  The Effects of Medicaid Expansion under the ACA: Updated Findings from a Literature Review | The Henry J. Kaiser Family...
Trending: Medicaid's Future * Understanding the Intersection of Medicaid and Work * Medicaid's Role in Addressing the Opioid ... Medicaid in Uncertain Times: Results from a 50-State Medicaid Budget Survey for State Fiscal Years 2017 and 2018 at a Forum ... As Medicaid covers a larger share of SUD treatment costs, federal Medicaid dollars replace federal block grant and state ... States expanding their Medicaid programs under the ACA have seen large increases in Medicaid enrollment, driven by enrollment ...
  https://www.kff.org/medicaid/issue-brief/the-effects-of-medicaid-expansion-under-the-aca-updated-findings-from-a-literature-review-september-2017/
*  Medicaid and Managed Care - Policy Brief
Lessons From The Medicaid Managed Care Literiture To provide some guideposts for the use of Medicaid and managed care in the ... State Options For Medicaid Managed Care Enrollment To establish Medicaid managed care programs, a state usually must obtain one ... Medicaid Managed Care Enrollment In response to pressures to contain the growth of State and Federal Medicaid spending and to ... Populations Enrolled In Medicaid Managed Care The principal populations enrolled in Medicaid managed care have been children ...
  https://www.kff.org/medicaid/issue-brief/medicaid-and-managed-care-policy-brief/
*  Ohio leader notes concerns with expanding Medicaid
John Kasich is expected to decide soon whether Ohio should opt for the Medicaid expansion under the federal health care law ... though he has yet to discuss with them whether the state should increase Medicaid coverage.Gov. ... for almost everyone to obtain insurance.A recent study by a nonpartisan health policy organization says expanding Medicaid ... known as the Affordable Care Act.House Speaker William Batchelder acknowledged Wednesday that expanding Medicaid poses not just ...
  https://www.ohio.com/akron/news/ohio-leader-notes-concerns-with-expanding-medicaid
*  CMS Seeks Comments on Habilitative Benefit Under Medicaid Program
Louisiana medicaid program has advised us that as of 2-1-13, there wil be no reimbursement for PT/OT/SPT for Medicaid ... CMS Seeks Comments on Habilitative Benefit Under Medicaid Program. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) ... In December 2012, CMS released guidance to help states align Alternative Benefit Plans under Medicaid programs with the EHB ... In the rule, CMS proposes changes to provide states more flexibility to coordinate Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance ...
  http://www.apta.org/PTinMotion/NewsNow/2012/11/20/APTAStatement/?blogid=10737418615&id=10737428885
*  Expanding Medicaid Plans is a Costly Mistake for States | The Heritage Foundation
Yet expanding Medicaid was a central tenet of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. It required states to open their ... Medicaid is a troubled program than can't be sustained in its current form, much less on the grander scale envisioned by ... Medicaid is the single biggest item in state budgets today. It consumes, on average, 23 percent of state dollars spent, ... Expanding Medicaid Plans is a Costly Mistake for States. Nov 10th, 2012 2 min read ...
  http://www.heritage.org/node/3079/print-display
*  Clinical and Economic Burden of Patients With Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease in a Medicaid Population - Full Text View -...
Medicaid beneficiaries Medicaid beneficiaries with at least one medical or pharmacy claim during each year in the ... Medicaid beneficiaries without a COPD diagnosis but having at least one medical or pharmacy claim during each year of the ... Clinical and Economic Burden of Patients With Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease in a Medicaid Population. This study has ... Medicaid beneficiaries diagnosed with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and newly initiated on a maintenance ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01615783?term=Pulmonary+Disease%2C+Chronic+Obstructive&rank=7
*  Physicians Health Plan appeals committee recommendation on Medicaid Health Plan - Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce
Physicians Health Plan appeals committee recommendation on Medicaid Health Plan. Monday, October 19, 2015 (0 Comments) Share , ... Physicians Health Plan appeals committee recommendation on Medicaid Health Plan LANSING, MI - Physicians Health Plan (PHP) has ... As one of Michigan's highest quality health plans, Physicians Health Plan (PHP) is proud to have cared for Medicaid Managed ... 3, 2015, PHP submitted a comprehensive and competitive Medicaid Health Plan proposal to the MDHHS Joint Evaluation Committee in ...
  http://www.lansingchamber.org/news/256000/Member-News-Physicians-Health-Plan-appeals-committee-recommendation-on.htm
*  Medicaid Matters to All of Us - National Physicians Alliance
Medicaid provides 1/4 of all funding for mental health care.. Doesn't the Medicaid program cost a lot of money? Yes it does. ... Medicaid costs are going up because millions more are are needing it in these difficult times. Medicaid would be your safety ... Medicaid covers 60 million people.. * 2 in 5 children in the United States get their health insurance through Medicaid (30 ... For community health centers like mine, Medicaid is a lifeline. 37% of health center patients are covered by Medicaid. And this ...
  http://npalliance.org/blog/2011/06/30/medicaid-matters-to-all-of-us/
*  Medicaid/CHIP Report Discusses Access to Adults With Disabilities
... and state Medicaid program data, MACPAC reported that access to health care among Medicaid-only enrollees with disabilities is ... the newly implemented increase in Medicaid physician payment for primary care services, the availability of data on Medicaid ... Medicaid/CHIP Report Discusses Access to Adults With Disabilities. Among the conclusions of the June 2013 MACPAC report is that ... The Medicaid and the State Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Payment and Access Commission (MACPAC) released its ...
  http://www.apta.org/PTinMotion/NewsNow/2013/6/17/MedicaidCHIP/?blogmonth=12&blogday=17&blogyear=2013&blogid=10737418615
*  Medicaid
1 billion in Medicaid administration contracts to a company that outsources work to India, which is forbidden by regulations, ...
  https://www.courthousenews.com/medicaid/
*  Medicaid
LOS ANGELES - Managed Pharmacy Care and others, including five pharmacies, claim Health & Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius and California Department of Health Care Services Director Toby Douglas illegally cut pharmacists' Medicaid reimbursements by 10 percent.. ...
  https://www.courthousenews.com/medicaid-5/
*  Arizona Medicaid - LA Times
Access to Medicaid in Arizona has swung dramatically over the years, making the state a useful place to look at the program& ... Access to Medicaid in Arizona has swung dramatically over the years, making the state a useful place to look at the program's ... Many Arizonans lost coverage during the recession when the state cut Medicaid access. (Don Bartletti / Los Angeles Times) ... Many Arizonans lost coverage during the recession when the state cut Medicaid access. ...
  http://www.latimes.com/la-na-healthcare-medicaid-photos-20141125-photogallery.html
*  Financing Medicaid
Medicaid has grown to be the largest intergovernmental grant program in the United States, thanks in part to the efforts of ... Medicaid's generous open-ended federal matching grants have given governors a powerful incentive to mobilize on behalf of its ... Financing Medicaid provides a greater understanding of governors as an influential interest group. ... The exploration of this ... Medicaid, however, has grown into the nation's largest intergovernmental grant program, accounting for nearly half of all ...
  https://www.press.umich.edu/5208733/financing_medicaid
*  NJ targets Medicaid
6,000 a year are too rich to receive Medicaid. A 56-year old New Jersey Medicaid recipient tells Rev. Al Sharpton that if ... A 56-year old New Jersey Medicaid recipient tells Rev. Al Sharpton that if Christie's bill passes, it could put her on the ... New Jersey governor Chris Christie says residents making more than $6,000 a year are too rich to receive Medicaid. ...
  http://www.msnbc.com/the-ed-show/watch/nj-targets-medicaid-43913795662
*  Medicaid | Guttmacher Institute
Efforts to Transform the Nature of Medicaid Could Undermine Access to Reproductive Health Care. Adam Sonfield,Guttmacher Policy ...
  https://www.guttmacher.org/tags/medicaid
*  Indiana Medicaid - Eligibility Guide
To apply for Medicaid, you will need to fill out and submit a Medicaid application, also known as an Indiana Application for ... Traditional Medicaid. Traditional Medicaid is a program created to provide health care coverage to individuals who are not ... Traditional Medicaid. Traditional Medicaid is a program created to provide health care coverage to individuals who are not ... Traditional Medicaid. Traditional Medicaid is a program created to provide health care coverage to individuals who are not ...
  http://www.in.gov/medicaid/members/59.htm
*  FSSA: Medicaid Policy Home
Office of Medicaid Policy & Planning (OMPP). The Office of Medicaid Policy and Planning (OMPP) administers health coverage ... programs including the Healthy Indiana Plan and other Indiana Medicaid programs. Click here for more information about OMPP. ...
  http://www.in.gov/fssa/2408.htm
*  Medicaid Waiver | Autism Speaks
Adults with Autism, autism, Autism Speaks, Family Services, Housing, Kate Beckett, Leslie Long, Medicaid Waiver ... Adults with Autism, Allison Rogers, autism, Autism Speaks, Family Services, Housing Tool Kit, Medicaid Waiver, Residential ...
  https://www.autismspeaks.org/wordpress-tags/medicaid-waiver
*  Arkansas approves Medicaid expansion alternative
Subsidizing the purchase of private insurance for low-income residents as opposed to adding them to the state's Medicaid rolls ... Under the proposal, Arkansas would accept the money intended for Medicaid expansion under the federal health care law, but ... Implementation of Arkansas' approach to using federal Medicaid dollars hinges on approval from federal officials. U.S. Health ... executive director of the Kaiser Commission on Medicaid and the Uninsured. "This approach has a lot of appeal to those who ...
  https://finance.yahoo.com/news/arkansas-approves-medicaid-expansion-alternative-142525890.html?soc_src=mediacontentstory
*  SD governor against quick Medicaid expansion
Dennis Daugaard decided against expanding Medicaid to cover thousands of additional low-income South Dakotans because he's ... The state's Medicaid program covers about 116,000 children, adults and disabled people, or about one in every seven South ... One-third of all South Dakota children younger than 19 are covered by Medicaid or related programs, and half the children born ... People with lower incomes - up to 138 percent of the federal poverty line - would be covered by a Medicaid expansion. The ...
  https://www.yahoo.com/news/sd-governor-against-quick-medicaid-002833110.html?ref=gs
*  Dear Senate: Don't Cut Medicaid!
The AHCA includes changes that would cut Medicaid coverage for millions. ... AARP and health groups sent a letter to Senate urging them to protect Medicaid. ... "vehemently oppose converting Medicaid's funding into a capped financing structure, as well as phasing out Medicaid expansion." ... Dear Senate: Don't Cut Medicaid!. AARP, 100-plus health care groups say changes would devastate the nation's most vulnerable. ...
  https://www.aarp.org/politics-society/advocacy/info-2017/medicaid-cuts-to-hurt-most-vulnerable.html
*  Medicaid the biggie
... By Michael R. Wickline, Sarah D. Wire. The 89th General Assembly convenes Monday at noon to tackle, among ... other things, a projected Medicaid funding shortfall, a proposed Medicaid expansion and possible tax cuts. ...
  http://www.arkansasonline.com/news/2013/jan/13/medicaid-biggie-20130113/?f=news-arkansas
*  C. Medicaid | ASPE
Medicaid budgets and policies were thus highly salient to elected officials and often assessed as much for their economic ... The site visits indicated that decisions about Medicaid were more likely than other social program areas to involve active and ... Using Medicaid, 2001. Exhibit IV-10.. Indicators of Health Industry Size and Reliance on Medicaid in Six Poor States. ... Other factors might have increased support for Medicaid. In most of the states, the agencies that administered Medicaid were ...
  https://aspe.hhs.gov/report/spending-social-welfare-programs-rich-and-poor-states-final-report/c-medicaid