*  The Impact of Managed Care and Medicaid Payment Changes on Urban Safety Net Hospitals, Phase Three - The Commonwealth Fund
The Impact of Managed Care and Medicaid Payment Changes on Urban Safety Net Hospitals, Phase Three. * ... In two previous phases, this project assessed how the growth of Medicaid managed care is reducing the ability of urban safety ... FEATURED:Comparing the Affordable Care Act's Financial Impact on Safety-Net Hospitals in States That Expanded Medicaid and ...
  http://www.commonwealthfund.org/grants-and-fellowships/grants/1998/dec/the-impact-of-managed-care-and-medicaid-payment-changes-on-urban-safety-net-hospitals--phase-three
*  HCV New Drugs: Medicaid Is Tight on Hepatitis C Drug Coverage Medicaid Is Tight on Hepatitis C Drug Coverage
Medicaid Is Tight on Hepatitis C Drug Coverage Medicaid Is Tight on Hepatitis C Drug Coverage ... Medicaid Is Tight on Hepatitis C Drug Coverage. April 10, 2017 , Special Report, Hepatitis C, Infection. By Rodger D. MacArthur ... Perhaps it's not surprising, then, that private insurance companies and state Medicaid programs balked at providing these drugs ... private insurers/Medicaid - and availability of generic versions/India, Egypt and other lower-income countries or through ...
  http://hepatitiscnewdrugs.blogspot.com/2017/04/medicaid-is-tight-on-hepatitis-c-drug.html
*  North Carolina state budget ... recommended adjustments :: State Publications
Controlling Medicaid Expenditure Growth Reduce Medicaid funding by $ 150 million, primarily due to a higher federal match rate ... Controlling Medicaid Expenditure Growth Reduce Medicaid funding by $ 150 million, primarily due to a higher federal match rate ... Technical Adjustments" is a category for describing other perti-nent changes in school- age populations or Medicaid enrollments ... Technical Adjustments" is a category for describing other perti-nent changes in school- age populations or Medicaid enrollments ...
  http://digital.ncdcr.gov/cdm/compoundobject/collection/p249901coll22/id/3457/show/3454/rec/2
*  Emergency Medicaid and Nursing Home Planning Attorneys in Georgia
Emergency Medicaid and nursing home planning protects your assets from long-term or unexpected medical costs. Our Georgia ... Unless you qualify for Medicaid, you will have no choice but to pay out-of-pocket for the cost of care. Medicaid is based on ... For most individuals, Medicaid serves as the only source of funding to cover nursing home costs. Medicaid eligibility may allow ... Emergency Medicaid and Nursing Home Planning Charles B. Pyke Jr., Estate Planning Attorney 2017-08-29T20:05:20+00:00 ...
  https://www.cpyke.com/elder-law/medicaid-trust/
*  Fluoride News Tracker: 02/01/2010 - 03/01/2010
Those on Medicaid are counted as having dental insurance but 80% of dentists refuse to treat medicaid patients, as a result ... The first dentist who agreed to see DaShawn under Medicaid did a consultation but refused to take him as a patient because the ... MediLexicon News - Medicaid Cuts Hurt Calif. Dental Coverage, Drive Away Doctors In Okla.; Public Hospitals In NYC Fear ... "Private dentists often don't want to be identified in the news media as accepting Medicaid for fear of being deluged with ...
  http://fluoridenews.blogspot.com/2010/02/
*  Oregon Health Authority : Hospital Eligibility : Medicaid Electronic Health Records Incentive Program : State of Oregon
Determining Medicaid Patient Volume. Acute Care and Critical Access Hospitals must have at least 10% Medicaid patient volume. ... PLEASE NOTE: Oregon's CHIP is not part of Medicaid expansion so only Medicaid encounters are applicable to that portion of the ... Services rendered in an emergency department on any one day where the individual was enrolled in Medicaid (or a Medicaid ... Services rendered to an individual per inpatient discharge where the individual was enrolled in Medicaid (or a Medicaid ...
  http://www.oregon.gov/OHA/HPA/OHIT-MEHRIP/Pages/Hospital-Eligibility.aspx
*  Two Heart Buffalo Ranch - Buffalo Hunting in South Dakota - twoheartbuffalohunt.com
Behavior health advocates fear impact of State medicaid programs work needs on treatment access. The Brand New Existence Day ... The CMS a week ago approved Kentucky's waiver to want State medicaid programs beneficiaries to invest a minimum of 80 hrs per ... She thought it was confusing and complex to obtain on State medicaid programs to start with, requiring the aid of an enrollment ... He stated expanded State medicaid programs coverage is a big assist in growing use of addiction treatment, adding, "I am ...
  http://twoheartbuffalohunt.com
*  CPD Blog
The Utah Court of Appeals ruled that the Department of Health's Division of Medicaid and Health Financing's categorical denial ... According to Adina Zahradnikova, executive director of the center, the Division of Medicaid and Health Financing will not ... This decision affects not only an adult's eligibility to receive Medicaid-funded speech devices, but potentially many other ... of SACDs to individuals over the age of 22 is a violation of the comparability of services provision of federal Medicaid law. ...
  http://www.cpdusu.org/blog/2012/12/court-denial-of-communication-devices-violates-law/
*  PLOS ONE: Medicaid Coverage for Tobacco Dependence Treatments in Massachusetts and Associated Decreases in Smoking Prevalence
In July 2006, the Massachusetts health care reform law mandated tobacco cessation coverage for the Massachusetts Medicaid ... Specifically, a joinpoint analysis of smoking prevalence among Massachusetts Medicaid benefit-eligible members (age 18-64) from ... of all Massachusetts Medicaid smokers. Given the high utilization rate, the objective of this study is to determine if smoking ... a total of 70,140 unique Massachusetts Medicaid subscribers used the newly available benefit, which is approximately 37% ...
  http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article/email?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0009770
*  Prenatal WIC participation in relation to low birth weight and Medicaid infant costs in North Carolina : a 1997 update :: State...
Methods: Medicaid and WIC data files were linked to 1997 North Carolina live birth records. Among Medicaid births, birth weight ... Methods: Medicaid and WIC data files were linked to 1997 North Carolina live birth records. Among Medicaid births, birth weight ... Prenatal WIC participation in relation to low birth weight and Medicaid infant costs in North Carolina : a 1997 update - Page 1 ... Prenatal WIC participation in relation to low birth weight and Medicaid infant costs in North Carolina : a 1997 update ...
  http://digital.ncdcr.gov/cdm/compoundobject/collection/p249901coll22/id/12177/rec/30
*  Dentist pleads guilty to Medicaid fraud | The Kansas City Star
Dye of Independence admitted submitting more than 200 fraudulent Medicaid claims between 2010 and 2015 while working at dental ...
  http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/crime/article59848211.html
*  National Review Online | Print
It is the exception not the norm for a state to scale back its Medicaid program. As a matter of fact, while there may be ... By 2017, one in four Americans is expected to be on Medicaid. In states that are trying to jumpstart their economy, it seems ... Some expansion supporters argue that choosing not to expand Medicaid would mean that a state opting out would just be leaving ... State officials should be advancing reforms at the state level that move Medicaid in the right direction, not the wrong one. ...
  http://www.nationalreview.com/node/339871/print
*  Prenatal syphilis screening rates: Are they being accurately... ( INDIANAPOLIS Prenatal syphilis sc...)
Why are Medicaid data incomplete? Reasons may vary from how the test i...,Prenatal,syphilis,screening,rates:,Are,they,being, ... What our study points out is that analyses based on Medicaid data migh... ... What our study points out is that analyses based on Medicaid data migh...Why are Medicaid data incomplete? Reasons may vary ... Why are Medicaid data incomplete? Reasons may vary from how the test is billed to how data are transmitted from a physicians ...
  http://www.bio-medicine.org/medicine-news-1/Prenatal-syphilis-screening-rates-3A-Are-they-being-accurately-reported-3F-15902-1/
*  Medicaid | NWSDS
Medicaid is a needs-based program. It offers financial and medical help. It is funded by federal and state taxes and is run as ... Medicaid pays for items and services needed for medical reasons. They must be ordered by a doctor. Some require approval. ... Medicaid can pay for primary care doctors, specialists, and hospital visits. This includes visits for vision, dental, and ... To find out if you may be able to get help through Medicaid, please contact the Aging and Disability Resource Connection (ADRC ...
  http://nwsds.org/index.php/home/adults-with-disabilities/medicaid-epd/medicaid-adults/
*  Supreme Court Decision Preserves Major Gains for Reproductive Health, but Also Creates Uncertainty over Medicaid Expansion |...
If a state opts out of the Medicaid expansion, most of the people who would have been eligible for Medicaid will not be, but ... its major expansion of the joint federal-state Medicaid program. Eligibility for Medicaid generally has been limited to only ... In effect, many poor Americans in states that opt not to expand Medicaid will find themselves in a health care "no man's land ... It is not at all clear, however, how many states will actually decide to opt out of the Medicaid expansion. The federal ...
  https://www.guttmacher.org/article/2012/06/supreme-court-decision-preserves-major-gains-reproductive-health-also-creates
*  Pharmacy probe surprised AIDS Project Worcester - News - telegram.com - Worcester, MA
1.6 million for allegedly billing the state Medicaid program for prescriptions no one ordered, it apparently came as a surprise ... For the next five years, the state's Medicaid program, MassHealth, will withhold $266,000 each year from its payments to the ... 1.6 million for allegedly billing the state Medicaid program for prescriptions no one ordered, it apparently came as a surprise ...
  http://www.telegram.com/article/20130922/NEWS/309229944/0/COLUMN22
*  Cuomo on reducing Medicaid, closing prisons - WNYC
Cuomo's budget presentation is pretty consistent with what he's been saying all along: no new taxes, no borrowing, and across-the-board ...
  http://www.wnyc.org/story/195760-cuomo-on-reducing-medicaid-closing-prisons/
*  Medicaid - Wikipedia
CMS, Medicaid and Medicare Summaries CMS, Medicaid General Information CMS. "A Profile of Medicaid: Chartbook 2000" (PDF). ... Reports regarding Medicaid "Medicaid Research" and "Medicaid Primer" from Georgetown University Center for Children and ... Medicaid is a program that is not solely funded at the federal level. States provide up to half of the funding for the Medicaid ... 9,032). Medicaid super-utilizers were more likely than other Medicaid patients to be male and to be aged 45-64 years. Common ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Medicaid
*  Medicaid waiver - Wikipedia
Medicaid Waiver programs help provide services to people who would otherwise be in an institution, nursing home, or hospital to ... Prior to 1991, the Federal Medicaid program paid for services only if a person lived in an institution. The approval of Federal ... "Waivers". Medicaid.gov. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. Retrieved January 10, 2014. http://medicaidwaiver.org/. ... States can apply for program flexibility to test new or existing approaches to financing and delivering Medicaid and CHIP. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Medicaid_waiver
*  Medicaid coverage gap - Wikipedia
In states that have not expanded Medicaid, eligibility requirements for Medicaid are limited to parents making 44% or less of ... In the United States, the Medicaid coverage gap refers to the group of uninsured people (in states that have opted out of the ... On November 1, 2015, an episode of Last Week Tonight with John Oliver dedicated its main segment to discussing the Medicaid ... "Status of State Action on the Medicaid Expansion Decision, as of July 7, 2016". Kaiser Family Foundation. August 3, 2016. Gunn ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Medicaid_coverage_gap
*  Florida Medicaid waiver - Wikipedia
The HCBS/DD medicaid waiver program helps cover the cost for things that regular medicaid does not pay for. The HCBS Waiver ... Florida has several Medicaid Waiver Programs. Medicaid Waiver Programs allow recipients to 'waive' institutionalization and ... Florida Medicaid is "The Payer of Last Resort". The rate for support coordination was reduced in 2011. The highest rate paid ... Prior to Medicaid Waiver Programs,{1991} many people who had disabilities were served in nursing homes or institutions. The ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Florida_Medicaid_waiver
*  2010 Medicaid fraud - Wikipedia
The 2010 Medicaid fraud was a case of Medicaid fraud carried out by an Armenian-American organized crime group called the ... According to officials, about $35 million of the bills claimed by the network was paid out by Medicaid already. A total of 118 ... A scandal surfaced involving a case to defraud the Medicaid and other healthcare programs such as Medicare. With an estimated ... operating and filing false claims to defraud Medicaid from five fake clinics in Brunswick, Savannah and Macon such as " ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2010_Medicaid_fraud
*  Medicaid estate recovery - Wikipedia
Medicaid Estate Recovery at the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services PPACA Q&A at FactCheck.org "Medicaid Estate Recovery ... The Medicaid Estate Recovery Program (MERP) is a process initiated by U.S. state governments for recovering payments they made ... under the Medicaid program to program beneficiaries. The government recovers the sum of payments from the estate at the time of ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Medicaid_estate_recovery
*  Medicaid managed care - Wikipedia
Medicaid managed care Medicaid and additional services in the United States through an arrangement between a state Medicaid ... www.medicaid.gov/Medicaid-CHIP-Program-Information/By-Topics/Data-and-Systems/Downloads/2011-Medicaid-MC-Enrollment-Report.pdf ... Currently, managed care is the most common health care delivery system in Medicaid. In 2007, nearly two-thirds of all Medicaid ... Of those, 147 were Medicaid-focused health plans that specialize in serving the unique needs of Medicaid and other public ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Medicaid_managed_care
*  Katie Beckett Medicaid waiver - Wikipedia
Least restrictive environment Medicaid waiver Medicaid Home and Home and Community-Based Services Waivers Olmstead v. L.C. ... A Katie Beckett waiver or TEFRA waiver is a Medicaid waiver concerning the income eligibility for home-based Medicaid services ... Katie Beckett waivers allow Medicaid to cover medical services for children in the home, regardless of the parents' income, in ... After the age of nineteen, people with disabilities can transition to Medicaid Home and Home and Community-Based Services ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Katie_Beckett_Medicaid_waiver