In all, Medicaid covers roughly 1.8 million people in North Carolina, more than half of them children.
Legislation approved by the Senate Health Committee offers real reform that will protect taxpayers and improve care for Medicaid beneficiaries
The Medicaid reform debate in North Carolina is far from over. Click here to learn why.
Let the great state Medicaid reform debate begin … again.
The state House’s version of Medicaid reform is headed for a vote after getting today a recommendation from the second of two key committees.
Senate leaders want Medicaid to be removed from the Department of Health and Human Services and overseen by a “Health Benefits Authority.” Read more here.
A combined $9.7 million is owed to about 2,500 Medicaid services providers, the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services confirmed Thursday.
While provider-led health plans should be part of North Carolina’s Medicaid solution, relying exclusively on newly created Medicaid health plans offered by doctors and hospitals falls short of the goals of real reform.
House Republicans are again moving a solution through their chamber to contain Medicaid costs while improving patient health.
Rep. Marilyn Avila, R-Wake, argued Tuesday morning that both PLEs and MCOs should be able to compete for the contracts.