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The Daily Record
CNSI awarded $35M health IT contractfirm CNSI was awarded a $35 million contract to engineer, develop, maintain and
The Daily Record / Posted 11 minutes ago
firm CNSI was awarded a $35 million contract to engineer, develop, maintain and support the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ Encounter Data Processing System for Medicare Part C claims. Encounter data, as it's known, is the service... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Son fleeces elderly parents: Mom left in nursing home, dad at funeral homeBrandy, and their children to live in, she told Earl Rutland, a law enforcement
Detroit Free Press / Posted 14 minutes ago
Brandy, and their children to live in, she told Earl Rutland, a law enforcement investigator in the Attorney General's Medicaid Fraud Control Unit. But she went along with her husband's plan. The couple, both in their early 70s, paid an... Read more
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Reuters
Instead of midterm elections, Sanders focuses on local, state racessenator running for Atlanta mayor. Sanders called Fort, who supports a $15 per
Reuters / Posted 17 minutes ago
senator running for Atlanta mayor. Sanders called Fort, who supports a $15 per hour minimum wage and the expansion of the Medicaid health insurance program for the poor and disabled, a “life-long progressive.” Sanders also pointed to the success... Read more
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News 8000
Nursing home owner closes last facility in Wisconsinnurse. STRUM, Wis. (AP) - A nursing home owner says he's closing his third and
News 8000 / Posted 50 minutes ago
nurse. STRUM, Wis. (AP) - A nursing home owner says he's closing his third and last facility in western Wisconsin because Medicaid payments don't cover care costs. He also cited increased competition for such services. The Leader-Telegram reports... Read more
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Havre Daily News
Benefit set for cancer victim, Swanson trying new treatmentand the different drugs, it would probably come to about half a million dollars
Havre Daily News / Posted 52 minutes ago
and the different drugs, it would probably come to about half a million dollars. Some of the costs have been covered by Medicaid, before she went on Social Security, others they have paid off, but they expect costs down the pike. To help pay... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Gov. Hutchinson: Rate increases won't threaten Arkansas Medicaid planthe Trump administration ended a subsidy under the federal health overhaul won'
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 57 minutes ago
the Trump administration ended a subsidy under the federal health overhaul won't threaten the future of the state's hybrid Medicaid expansion. Gov. Asa Hutchinson told reporters Tuesday that the increase in premium costs expected for plans... Read more
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Business Insider
Wall Street found a parasite growing in the US economy that could spur the next recessionhas no plan to rein in costs. Healthcare costs today make up a sixth of the eco
Business Insider / Posted an hour ago
has no plan to rein in costs. Healthcare costs today make up a sixth of the economy; the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services estimate that the share will grow to a fifth in just eight years. Blame Bill and Mike There's an origin... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Senate moves ahead on GOP budget that's key to tax 'reform'debt over the coming decade. It calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over th
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted an hour ago
debt over the coming decade. It calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over that period, including cuts to Medicare, Medicaid, and the Obama-era health law, though Republicans have no plans to actually impose those cuts with follow-up... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Senate moves ahead on GOP budget that's key to tax 'reform'debt over the coming decade. It calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over th
Peoria Journal Star / Posted an hour ago
debt over the coming decade. It calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over that period, including cuts to Medicare, Medicaid, and the Obama-era health law, though Republicans have no plans to actually impose those cuts with follow-up... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Back where they startedchecks, which amount to $1,555. Then there's the food stamps, which are $1,200
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 2 hours ago
checks, which amount to $1,555. Then there's the food stamps, which are $1,200 a month. The family is all insured through Medicaid. Angie said they are able to pay their bills most of the time. When they fall short, they overdraft the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Senate moves ahead on GOP budget that's key to taxesMike Enzi, R-Wyo. The budget plan calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 hours ago
Mike Enzi, R-Wyo. The budget plan calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over the decade, including cuts to Medicare, Medicaid, and the Obama-era health care law, though Republicans have no plans to actually impose those cuts with follow-up... Read more
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ABC News
Senate moves ahead on GOP budget that's key to taxesMike Enzi, R-Wyo. The budget plan calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over
ABC News / Posted 2 hours ago
Mike Enzi, R-Wyo. The budget plan calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over the decade, including cuts to Medicare, Medicaid, and the Obama-era health care law, though Republicans have no plans to actually impose those cuts with follow-up... Read more
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FOX Business
Senate moves ahead on GOP budget that's key to taxesMike Enzi, R-Wyo. The budget plan calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over
FOX Business / Posted 2 hours ago
Mike Enzi, R-Wyo. The budget plan calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over the decade, including cuts to Medicare, Medicaid, and the Obama-era health care law, though Republicans have no plans to actually impose those cuts with follow-up... Read more
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FOX Business
Senate moves ahead on GOP budget that's key to taxesMike Enzi, R-Wyo. The budget plan calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over
FOX Business / Posted 2 hours ago
Mike Enzi, R-Wyo. The budget plan calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over the decade, including cuts to Medicare, Medicaid, and the Obama-era health care law, though Republicans have no plans to actually impose those cuts with follow-up... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Senate moves ahead on GOP budget that's key to taxesMike Enzi, R-Wyo. The budget plan calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 2 hours ago
Mike Enzi, R-Wyo. The budget plan calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over the decade, including cuts to Medicare, Medicaid, and the Obama-era health care law, though Republicans have no plans to actually impose those cuts with follow-up... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Homicide Ratchets Up Methadone ClashAPT opened a West Haven facility this summer. Due to an 18-month hold-up in app
New Haven Independent / Posted 2 hours ago
APT opened a West Haven facility this summer. Due to an 18-month hold-up in approving the program’s eligibility for Medicaid reimbursements, however, the clinic has been unable to serve any patients covered by the government, which make up... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Health: States scramble for solutions for insurers that were counting on Obamacare paymentslow, single-digit percentage average rate increases for next year. On Monday m
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 2 hours ago
low, single-digit percentage average rate increases for next year. On Monday morning, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services gave notice to the state of Montana that health insurers could refile their rates to adjust for the loss of... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Indian Health Service defends questionable contract with CEONextCare conducted unnecessary tests on patients and submitted false claims to
KTTC Rochester / Posted 2 hours ago
NextCare conducted unnecessary tests on patients and submitted false claims to government programs, including Medicare and Medicaid. IHS says Shufeldt and Tribal EM aren't listed by the federal government as ineligible for conducting business with... Read more
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The Columbian
Senate moves ahead on GOP budget that’s key to tax ‘reform’debt over the coming decade. It calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over th
The Columbian / Posted 3 hours ago
debt over the coming decade. It calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over that period, including cuts to Medicare, Medicaid, and the Obama-era health law, though Republicans have no plans to actually impose those cuts with follow-up... Read more
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Boston Globe
State Senate’s health care bill calls for more scrutiny of drug companiesfive years. But the bill does not include several significant changes proposed
Boston Globe / Posted 3 hours ago
five years. But the bill does not include several significant changes proposed by Baker to control spending in the state Medicaid program, MassHealth. He wanted to change eligibility rules and move some adults off of MassHealth and onto other... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Grants for treatment programs to battle addiction epidemic total $4 millionopioid epidemic,” Acting Secretary for Human Services Teresa Miller said. “Whil
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 3 hours ago
opioid epidemic,” Acting Secretary for Human Services Teresa Miller said. “While the COEs serve individuals primarily on Medicaid, today, these grants will broaden access to commercially insured individuals to ensure that all Pennsylvanians have... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Senate moves ahead on GOP budget that's key to tax 'reform'debt over the coming decade. It calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over th
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 3 hours ago
debt over the coming decade. It calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over that period, including cuts to Medicare, Medicaid, and the Obama-era health law, though Republicans have no plans to actually impose those cuts with follow-up... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Senate moves ahead on GOP budget that's key to tax 'reform'debt over the coming decade. It calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over th
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 hours ago
debt over the coming decade. It calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over that period, including cuts to Medicare, Medicaid, and the Obama-era health law, though Republicans have no plans to actually impose those cuts with follow-up... Read more
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Slate
Of All of Trump’s Lies, These Are the Most Dangerousreform during the campaign, Trump repeatedly promised to provide cheaper, more
Slate / Posted 3 hours ago
reform during the campaign, Trump repeatedly promised to provide cheaper, more comprehensive health care, and to defend Medicaid and Medicare from cuts. And those promises helped him win support from otherwise skeptical voters. Absent his pledge... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Senate moves ahead on GOP budget that's key to tax 'reform'debt over the coming decade. It calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over th
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 3 hours ago
debt over the coming decade. It calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over that period, including cuts to Medicare, Medicaid, and the Obama-era health law, though Republicans have no plans to actually impose those cuts with follow-up... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Senate moves ahead on GOP budget that's key to tax 'reform'debt over the coming decade. It calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over th
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 hours ago
debt over the coming decade. It calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over that period, including cuts to Medicare, Medicaid, and the Obama-era health law, though Republicans have no plans to actually impose those cuts with follow-up... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Senate moves ahead on GOP budget that's key to tax 'reform'debt over the coming decade. It calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over th
The New Canaan News / Posted 3 hours ago
debt over the coming decade. It calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over that period, including cuts to Medicare, Medicaid, and the Obama-era health law, though Republicans have no plans to actually impose those cuts with follow-up... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Senate moves ahead on GOP budget that's key to tax 'reform'debt over the coming decade. It calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over th
The Register Citizen / Posted 3 hours ago
debt over the coming decade. It calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over that period, including cuts to Medicare, Medicaid, and the Obama-era health law, though Republicans have no plans to actually impose those cuts with follow-up... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Health: States scramble for solutions for insurers that were counting on Obamacare paymentslow, single-digit percentage average rate increases for next year. On Monday m
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 3 hours ago
low, single-digit percentage average rate increases for next year. On Monday morning, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services gave notice to the state of Montana that health insurers could refile their rates to adjust for the loss of... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Health: States scramble for solutions for insurers that were counting on Obamacare paymentslow, single-digit percentage average rate increases for next year. On Monday m
Kinston Free Press / Posted 3 hours ago
low, single-digit percentage average rate increases for next year. On Monday morning, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services gave notice to the state of Montana that health insurers could refile their rates to adjust for the loss of... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
With skin cancer surgery, insurance matterscases, researchers at the University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 4 hours ago
cases, researchers at the University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center reported that patients with Medicaid were more likely to face delays in scheduling their surgery than those with private insurance. Medicaid is the... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
On Back Roads Of Appalachia’s Coal Country Mental Health Services Are As Rare As Jobs - On Back Roads Of Appalachia’s Coal Country Mental Health Services Are As Rare As Jobs Vickie Connor PINEVILLE W.Va. — Every other month Tanya Nelson travels 32...by the local economic downturn. Dr. Joanna Bailey, who practices family medici
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 4 hours ago
by the local economic downturn. Dr. Joanna Bailey, who practices family medicine here and treats patients covered by Medicaid, said the lack of mental health care access puts her patients at a disadvantage. “As a family doctor, I’m doing way... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Senate moves ahead on GOP budget that's key to tax 'reform'debt over the coming decade. It calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over th
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 4 hours ago
debt over the coming decade. It calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over that period, including cuts to Medicare, Medicaid, and the Obama-era health law, though Republicans have no plans to actually impose those cuts with follow-up... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Senate moves ahead on GOP budget that's key to tax 'reform'debt over the coming decade. It calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over th
The Middletown Press / Posted 4 hours ago
debt over the coming decade. It calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over that period, including cuts to Medicare, Medicaid, and the Obama-era health law, though Republicans have no plans to actually impose those cuts with follow-up... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Senate moves ahead on GOP budget that's key to tax 'reform'debt over the coming decade. It calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over th
Darien News-Review / Posted 4 hours ago
debt over the coming decade. It calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over that period, including cuts to Medicare, Medicaid, and the Obama-era health law, though Republicans have no plans to actually impose those cuts with follow-up... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Trump sending mixed messages on addictionrecommended attacking the addiction crisis as the public health problem that it
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 hours ago
recommended attacking the addiction crisis as the public health problem that it is. It called for expanding the ability of Medicaid to cover addiction treatment. It called for expanding the use of medication-assisted treatment such as methadone and... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Small fire ignites at power plantoffice hours, Tipton's staff will be available to assist constituents with issu
Craig Daily Press / Posted 4 hours ago
office hours, Tipton's staff will be available to assist constituents with issues regarding Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, Veterans Affairs, Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, the Internal Revenue... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Froma Harrop: Trump's long contentious history with health careof their constituents depend on it. Their last stab was the Graham-Cassidy bil
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 4 hours ago
of their constituents depend on it. Their last stab was the Graham-Cassidy bill, which would have slashed spending on Medicaid. That doomed effort followed Republican senators' meeting with rich donors demanding that money be freed up for... Read more
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NBC Washington
House Races Test Northern Virginia Republican Incumbentswith kids in foster care and as a sexual assault crisis counselor. She said in
NBC Washington / Posted 4 hours ago
with kids in foster care and as a sexual assault crisis counselor. She said in an interview that LeMunyon's votes against Medicaid expansion and full-day kindergarten show his willingness to take Republican party positions against voters'... Read more
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Greenwich Time
House races test northern Virginia Republican incumbentswith kids in foster care and as a sexual assault crisis counselor. She said in
Greenwich Time / Posted 5 hours ago
with kids in foster care and as a sexual assault crisis counselor. She said in an interview that LeMunyon's votes against Medicaid expansion and full-day kindergarten show his willingness to take Republican party positions against voters'... Read more
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The News-Times
House races test northern Virginia Republican incumbentswith kids in foster care and as a sexual assault crisis counselor. She said in
The News-Times / Posted 5 hours ago
with kids in foster care and as a sexual assault crisis counselor. She said in an interview that LeMunyon's votes against Medicaid expansion and full-day kindergarten show his willingness to take Republican party positions against voters'... Read more
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The Middletown Press
House races test northern Virginia Republican incumbentswith kids in foster care and as a sexual assault crisis counselor. She said in
The Middletown Press / Posted 5 hours ago
with kids in foster care and as a sexual assault crisis counselor. She said in an interview that LeMunyon's votes against Medicaid expansion and full-day kindergarten show his willingness to take Republican party positions against voters'... Read more
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Darien News-Review
House races test northern Virginia Republican incumbentswith kids in foster care and as a sexual assault crisis counselor. She said in
Darien News-Review / Posted 5 hours ago
with kids in foster care and as a sexual assault crisis counselor. She said in an interview that LeMunyon's votes against Medicaid expansion and full-day kindergarten show his willingness to take Republican party positions against voters'... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
House races test northern Virginia Republican incumbentswith kids in foster care and as a sexual assault crisis counselor. She said in
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 5 hours ago
with kids in foster care and as a sexual assault crisis counselor. She said in an interview that LeMunyon's votes against Medicaid expansion and full-day kindergarten show his willingness to take Republican party positions against voters'... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
House races test northern Virginia Republican incumbentswith kids in foster care and as a sexual assault crisis counselor. She said in
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 hours ago
with kids in foster care and as a sexual assault crisis counselor. She said in an interview that LeMunyon's votes against Medicaid expansion and full-day kindergarten show his willingness to take Republican party positions against voters'... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
House races test northern Virginia Republican incumbentswith kids in foster care and as a sexual assault crisis counselor. She said in
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 5 hours ago
with kids in foster care and as a sexual assault crisis counselor. She said in an interview that LeMunyon's votes against Medicaid expansion and full-day kindergarten show his willingness to take Republican party positions against voters'... Read more
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Connecticut Post
House races test northern Virginia Republican incumbentswith kids in foster care and as a sexual assault crisis counselor. She said in
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 hours ago
with kids in foster care and as a sexual assault crisis counselor. She said in an interview that LeMunyon's votes against Medicaid expansion and full-day kindergarten show his willingness to take Republican party positions against voters'... Read more
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The New Canaan News
House races test northern Virginia Republican incumbentswith kids in foster care and as a sexual assault crisis counselor. She said in
The New Canaan News / Posted 5 hours ago
with kids in foster care and as a sexual assault crisis counselor. She said in an interview that LeMunyon's votes against Medicaid expansion and full-day kindergarten show his willingness to take Republican party positions against voters'... Read more
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The Register Citizen
House races test northern Virginia Republican incumbentswith kids in foster care and as a sexual assault crisis counselor. She said in
The Register Citizen / Posted 5 hours ago
with kids in foster care and as a sexual assault crisis counselor. She said in an interview that LeMunyon's votes against Medicaid expansion and full-day kindergarten show his willingness to take Republican party positions against voters'... Read more
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NJ.com
Slamming Obamacare, Trump claims Democrats got most insurance donations. He's wrong.payments were targeted to poor people and he backed congressional Republican he
NJ.com / Posted 5 hours ago
payments were targeted to poor people and he backed congressional Republican health care legislation that would cut Medicaid and leave millions of low-income individuals without insurance. "The drug companies, frankly, are getting away with... Read more
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