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Florida’s Reversal on Obamacare

In what appears to be one of the most shocking about face in the expansion of Medicaid as part of Obamacare in the United States, Today Governor Rick Scott of Florida announced the great state of Florida would accept and participate

What is Medicaid ?

What is Medicaid? Medicaid is a joint program between the states and the federal government that provides certain medical and health benefits for low income individuals and families. The states administer and manage the program on a state by state level.

Medicaid Expansion: Challenges with Health Care Reform

Medicaid Expansion: It is still very early in the implementation of the Affordable Care Act. The private exchange is schedule to go live January 1, 2014, We all are waiting to hear the decision each state will make with regards to; their Health
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Medicaid Overview

By Paul Nicolosi Medicaid, also known as medical assistance is a joint federal-state program that provides health insurance coverage to low-income children, seniors and people with disabilities. In addition, it covers care in a nursing home for those who qualify. Medicaid

10 Health Care Reform Implementations starting Jan 1,2013

Angela Carter Posted:   11/08/2012 11:57:07 AM PST Updated:   11/09/2012 11:07:37 AM PST Medicare 1. Federal subsidies begin phasing in for brand-name prescriptions filled in the Medicare Part D coverage gap to reduce out of pocket costs for beneficiaries. Coinsurance will
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Five Key Questions About Medicaid And Its Role in State/Federal Budgets and Health Reform

                  This fact sheet highlights Fact Sheet (.pdf)   Information provided by the Kaiser Commission on Medicaid and the Uninsured Publication Number: 8139-02 Publish Date: 2012-05-03
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Expanding Medicaid makes sense financially, morally

By Adam Thomas With the presidential election a few weeks away, state policymakers have become pivotal players in the debate over health reform.Although the Supreme Court’s landmark health care ruling broadly upheld the constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care

State Medicaid Programs

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