Medicaid (page 6)

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    JLF’s Donna Martinez and CJ’s Rick Henderson Appear on NC SPIN!

    Last week, JLF’s Donna Martinez and CJ’s Rick Henderson were guests on NC SPIN!. The two discussed many topics in the round-table style show with fellow guests Chris Fitzsimon, Director of The Newsroom, and Former Attorney General Rufus Edmisten and with host Tom Campbell. On After SPIN!, the show after…
    Brenee Goforth, October 23, 2019
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    Julie Havlak reports for Carolina Journal Online that a lawsuit and lack of funding are not blocking North Carolina’s moved toward Medicaid managed care. John Hood’s Daily Journal explains why states tend to do a better job of governing than the federal government does.
    Mitch Kokai, October 21, 2019
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    JLF’ Mitch Kokai Quoted in Winston-Salem Journal Story on Medicaid Expansion

    This week, JLF’s Mitch Kokai was quoted in a Winston-Salem Journal story on Medicaid expansion. The reporter, Richard Craver, writes: A federal oversight agency cautioned last week that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) may not be properly monitoring administrative expenses related to its work requirement exemption for…
    Brenee Goforth, October 16, 2019
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    A Better Economy Could Be Causing Fewer Insured

    This week, JLF’s Jordan Roberts published a research brief on the recently released Census Bureau report on health insurance coverage in 2018. Roberts writes: The total number of individuals without health insurance increased from 2017 to 2018. Many media pundits and health scholars contend that these numbers are proof…
    Brenee Goforth, October 15, 2019
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    Julie Havlak reports for Carolina Journal Online on the impact of Medicaid waiting lists for disability services. John Hood’s Daily Journal explains why North Carolina should change the way it pays teachers.
    Mitch Kokai, September 30, 2019
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    Kari Travis reports for Carolina Journal Online on Harry Smith’s resignation as UNC System board chairman. John Hood’s Daily Journal explains why policymakers should insist on work requirements in connection with any expansion of Medicaid.
    Mitch Kokai, September 25, 2019
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    CJ Reports: How long can Medicaid expansion last?

    This week, Carolina Journal’s Julie Havlak reported on this question: “How sustainable is the Medicaid program, really?” Some lawmakers believe, since the federal government covers so much of the bill, Medicaid expansion is a no-brainer, but that may not be true. Havlak writes: “Read my lips: There is no state funding.
    Brenee Goforth, September 24, 2019
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    Julie Havlak reports for Carolina Journal Online on debate surrounding Medicaid expansion’s costs. John Hood’s Daily Journal focuses on the costs of uncertain economic policy.
    Mitch Kokai, September 23, 2019