Description: Kentucky is the first state to adopt the Trump administration's new policy of imposing work requirements as a precondition for Medicaid
Description: A federal judge blocked Kentucky’s work requirement waiver Friday, meaning tens of thousands of low-income residents will not need to report working or volunteering at least 20 hours of work a ...
Description: Kentucky’s Medicaid work requirement was slated to take effect July 2018; But a federal judge has blocked it, and sent it back to CMS for further review
Description: Jun 29, 2018 · A plan pushed by Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin (R) to impose work requirements on some of his state’s Medicaid enrollees violates federal law and can’t continue, a …
Description: The fallout from Friday’s federal court ruling that struck down the Medicaid work requirement in Kentucky was swift.. The decision by Judge James Boasberg immediately blocked Kentucky from ...
Description: Indiana's ability to require some Medicaid recipients to work as a condition of health insurance is in jeopardy after a federal judge Friday struck down a similar plan in Kentucky.
Description: Ohio's work requirement request is pending with U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid.
Description: Mississippi Medicaid adds back beneficiary protections in work requirement proposal The new Medicaid director had removed a year of planned protections for beneficiaries newly subjected to work ...
Description: LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — More than 7,000 people on Arkansas' Medicaid expansion didn't meet a requirement that they report at least 80 hours of work in June and face the threat of losing their coverage if they fail to comply sometime before the end of this year, state officials said Friday.
Description: Jan 12, 2018 · The Trump administration on Friday told Kentucky it can go ahead with its controversial Medicaid overhaul ― an initiative that would reduce benefits, require some beneficiaries to work, and ...
Description: Jan 19, 2018 · Medicaid's work requirement could hit family caregivers and people with disabilities.
Description: Jan 11, 2018 · Critics, however, argue that Republicans are using work requirements to thin the Medicaid rolls. They fear many recipients will be unable to meet the mandate and be left uninsured.
Description: Jan 25, 2018 · Kentucky is one of 10 states that asked the federal government to require Medicaid beneficiaries to work or volunteer in the community at least 20 hours a week.
Description: That describes Quenton Radford, a 20-year-old Kentucky resident with multiple sclerosis who is on Medicaid. Kentucky is about to become the first state to impose a work requirement for the health ...
Description: Section 1115 Medicaid waivers are used to expand eligibility, simplify enrollment, or reform care delivery; new state waivers are being used to impose work requirements State Medicaid waivers seeking to impose work or service requirements, limit lifetime coverage, or charge premiums need to be ...
Description: Starting on Sunday, Kentuckians with Medicaid who gained coverage because of the expansion will lose access to dental and vision benefits
Description: There is a black market for buprenorphin, an approved drug for opioid addiction.
Description: The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services released guidelines Wednesday allowing states to implement work requirements for Medicaid. While Medicaid enrollees would have to prove they were ...
Description: Medicaid work requirement signed into law (federal approval still needs to be obtained) Republican Governor Rick Snyder pushed for an alternative approach to Medicaid expansion in Michigan and ultimately gained bi-partisan support for the plan, which is called Healthy Michigan.
Description: Medicaid, an $11 billion-a-year health plan in Kentucky, covers about 1.4 million people, more than 600,000 of them children. The federal government provides about 80 percent of the money for ...
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