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New county program broadens health care access - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

New county program broadens health care accessSanta Rosa Press DemocratAnd Sindel's best friend and roommate, whose broken ankle forced him to temporarily leave a new job at Home Depot before he had enrolled in its insurance plan, learned he will...
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Health care reform State releases report on single-payer plan - Brattleboro Reformer

Health care reform State releases report on single-payer plan - Brattleboro Reformer | Health Care Reform and Enrollment | Scoop.it
Health care reform State releases report on single-payer planBrattleboro ReformerThe board will measure success over the next three years by checking enrollment numbers, the percentage of Vermonters underinsured and the rate of growth in health...
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Patrick Announces $26.75 Billion Medicaid Waiver Agreement - WBUR

Patrick Announces $26.75 Billion Medicaid Waiver Agreement - WBUR | Health Care Reform and Enrollment | Scoop.it
Patrick Announces $26.75 Billion Medicaid Waiver AgreementWBURFirst-of-kind Express Lane Eligibility Program: The Commonwealth will utilize streamlined eligibility procedures to renew eligibility for parents with children who are enrolled in the...
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Medicaid Enrollment: December 2010 Data Snapshot - Kaiser Family Foundation

This snapshot examines the increase in Medicaid enrollment between June 2009 and June 2010 that brought the total number of enrollees above 50 million for the first time in the program's history.
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Firms seek customers for plans in Medicaid - The Republic

The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and HeadlinesFirms seek customers for plans in MedicaidThe RepublicFive different companies are vying for the business of some 890000 Medicaid recipients affected by Louisiana's new health care delivery...
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Pa.'s drop in Medicaid rolls stirs controversy | Philadelphia Inquirer | 2011 ... - Philadelphia Inquirer

Pa.'s drop in Medicaid rolls stirs controversy | Philadelphia Inquirer | 2011 ...Philadelphia InquirerWhen most states were experiencing flat or rising Medicaid enrollment from the economic downturn, stepped-up eligibility reviews in Pennsylvania...
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Wisconsin gets OK for some Medicaid cuts.

Wisconsin gets OK for some Medicaid cutsBusinessWeekWalker's administration proposed a total of about $554 million in Medicaid cuts to deal with rising costs and exploding enrollment.
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Budget strengthens Medical Assistance safety net - Wis Opinion

Budget strengthens Medical Assistance safety net - Wis Opinion | Health Care Reform and Enrollment | Scoop.it
Budget strengthens Medical Assistance safety netWis OpinionThe massive increase in funding for Medical Assistance was necessary just to keep pace with the expansion of Medicaid programs during recent years.
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Study: Fewer children in US lack health insurance | Children Health ...

South Carolina is trying to make it easier for low-income children who already qualify for health care coverage to enroll in Medicaid. The state's Medicaid director is requesting an additional $35 million from the state for next ...
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Health information technology vendors and government agencies have announced new initiatives or contracts in recent days

Health information technology vendors and government agencies have announced new initiatives or contracts in recent days | Health Care Reform and Enrollment | Scoop.it
Health information technology vendors and government agencies have announced new initiatives or contracts in recent days, including: (HIT vendors and government agencies have announced new initiatives or contracts in recent days
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Arizona Medicaid cut approved by feds - Tucson Citizen

Arizona Medicaid cut approved by feds - Tucson Citizen | Health Care Reform and Enrollment | Scoop.it
Arizona Medicaid cut approved by fedsTucson CitizenFederal health officials so far have rejected several reforms, worth about $52 million, including capping enrollment for low-income parents.
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Connecting Kids to Coverage: A ... - A Children's Health Policy Blog

Connecting Kids to Coverage: A ... - A Children's Health Policy Blog | Health Care Reform and Enrollment | Scoop.it
When President Obama took office, there were 8 million uninsured kids in America, roughly two-thirds of whom were eligible for Medicaid or the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), but were not enrolled.
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11 Tips to Help Children Get Enrolled in Medicaid and CHIP ...

11 Tips to Help Children Get Enrolled in Medicaid and CHIP ... | Health Care Reform and Enrollment | Scoop.it
Where Moms and the people who love them fight for a better America.
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States Ease Barriers To Medicaid, CHIP Enrollment, Survey Says – Capsules - The KHN Blog

States Ease Barriers To Medicaid, CHIP Enrollment, Survey Says – Capsules - The KHN Blog | Health Care Reform and Enrollment | Scoop.it
States Ease Barriers To Medicaid, CHIP Enrollment, Survey Says – Capsules - The KHN Blog http://t.co/w57fyYfB...
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Md State gets $28.3 million bonus for children's Medicaid enrollment ...

Md State gets $28.3 million bonus for children's Medicaid enrollment ... | Health Care Reform and Enrollment | Scoop.it
The bonus is granted under the Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2009. It goes to states that satisfy two sets of criteria: at least five Medicaid and CHIP features to promote enrollment and retention in ...
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CHIP Enrollment: December 2010 Data Snapshot - Kaiser Family Foundation

This report provides the latest data on Children's Health Insurance Program enrollment and policy trends nationally and across the states.
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Exchange Releases Draft IT RFP - Insure The Uninsured Project ...

Exchange Releases Draft IT RFP - Insure The Uninsured Project ... | Health Care Reform and Enrollment | Scoop.it
California's new eligibility and enrollment information technology (IT) system has been dubbed the “California Healthcare Eligibility, Enrollment, and Retention System” (CalHEERS). The IT system will serve as the Exchange's ...
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California's pre-existing health condition plan getting new funds - Sacramento Bee

California's pre-existing health condition plan getting new funds - Sacramento Bee | Health Care Reform and Enrollment | Scoop.it
California's pre-existing health condition plan getting new fundsSacramento BeeOfficials at the state's Managed Risk Medical Insurance Board, which operates PCIP, said the cash infusion was needed both to expand the program and to keep pace with...
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Study: Florida Medicaid premiums too high.

WTSP 10 NewsStudy: Florida Medicaid premiums too highMiamiHerald.com“I do not believe Medicaid recipients will drop out because the benefits in Medicaid are very generous and other health care options are unavailable,” said Sen.
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Medicaid is Not the Culprit

Medicaid is Not the Culprit | Health Care Reform and Enrollment | Scoop.it
With 1 in 6 U.S. families now living at or near poverty, we have seen considerable growth in Medicaid enrollment since the recent recession. According to a 2010 Urban Institute analysis, Medicaid has been more cost-efficient ...
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While Conditions are Improving, States Still Face Tough Fiscal ...

While Conditions are Improving, States Still Face Tough Fiscal ... | Health Care Reform and Enrollment | Scoop.it
Even though recent unemployment numbers suggest that the U.S. unemployment rate fell to its lowest level in 2 ½ years, with over 13 million people still unemployed, the report predicts that Medicaid enrollment is expected to ...
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RWJF: Improving Medicaid Enrollment and Retention through Proper Use of Data

Using Data to Drive State Improvement in Enrollment and Retention Performance
By:                Trenholm C, Harrington M, Snyder A and Weiss AM
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Bills To Increase Access And Enrollment In Health Care Programs Advance - NJ TODAY

Bills To Increase Access And Enrollment In Health Care Programs Advance - NJ TODAY | Health Care Reform and Enrollment | Scoop.it
NJ TODAYBills To Increase Access And Enrollment In Health Care Programs AdvanceNJ TODAYThe second bill (S-2643) would appropriate $1 million to FamilyCare for enhanced outreach and an enrollment initiative intended to increase the number of...
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Talking Enrollment in the Windy City - Enroll America

Didn't make it 2 #Chicago for the Kids Health Coverage Summit?
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SC Medicaid Director Seeks to Remove Roadblocks to Medicaid Enrollment « MomsRising Blog

SC Medicaid Director Seeks to Remove Roadblocks to Medicaid Enrollment « MomsRising Blog | Health Care Reform and Enrollment | Scoop.it
Where Moms and the people who love them fight for a better America (SC Medicaid Director Seeks to Remove Roadblocks to Medicaid Enrollment: By Sue Berkowitz While South Carolina is...)...
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