medicaid

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July 24, 2019 - 12:34 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The chairman of a committee that oversees Missouri’s Medicaid program was replaced amid a steep drop in people receiving health care through the program. Timothy McBride, who was appointed chairman of the MoHealthNet Oversight Committee in 2013 by Democratic then-Gov. Jay...
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July 23, 2019 - 7:55 am
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - Data shows nearly 90,000 children and close to 23,000 adults were dropped from Missouri's Medicaid health care program in the past year, prompting a state Democratic leader to call for an investigation. House Minority Leader Crystal Quade on Sunday publicly released a letter...
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February 12, 2019 - 8:33 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri could save up to $1 billion a year within the next four years if it overhauls the state's Medicaid health insurance program, according to a study from a consulting team. A draft of the report obtained by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch does not recommend tightening...
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New Missouri House Speaker Todd Richardson (R-Poplar Bluff) addresses the media at the close of the legislative session on May 15, 2015
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October 23, 2018 - 2:22 pm
He will become one of the state's highest-paid employees.
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July 21, 2018 - 1:43 pm
MIAMI (AP) — Federal authorities say a Florida businessman already charged with orchestrating a massive Medicare fraud scheme bribed a former university basketball coach to help get his son admitted to an Ivy League university. Prosecutors allege the payments were intended to help the son of...
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July 16, 2018 - 10:26 am
A new state program will automatically deduct money from the paychecks of about 1.2 million Illinois residents
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May 08, 2018 - 9:02 am
The federal government is giving Illinois the go-ahead to launch a $2 billion behavioral health initiative.
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March 27, 2018 - 10:23 am
Legislative researchers estimate it could cost more than $4 million annually when fully implemented.
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