Gubernatorial Elections and Medicaid
Ever since the Affordable Care Act became law, elections for governor have held more significance when it comes to health insurance benefits because... In DRG Blog, Market Access/ December, 2019 What’s the Future of Medicaid Work Requirements After Court Ruling?
In a blow to the Trump administration’s goal for Medicaid recipients to “rise out of poverty and government dependence,” a federal judge blocked... In DRG Blog, Market Access/ May, 2019 Election 2018: How Medicaid Expansion Fared at the Ballot Box
DRG takes a look at the results of the recent election cycle and offers an update on Medicaid for each impacted state. In the 2018 midterm elections,... In DRG Blog, Market Access/ November, 2018 Work Requirements: The Latest Battle in Medicaid
See the interactive map! First, there was the dispute over whether states should expand Medicaid eligibility under the Affordable Care Act. Now... In DRG Blog, Market Access/ July, 2018 Judge Blocks Kentucky Medicaid Work Requirement
In a blow to the administrations of President Donald Trump and Gov. Matt Bevin, a federal judge blocked Kentucky’s Medicaid work requirement on June... In DRG Blog, Market Access/ July, 2018 Must Work for Medicaid Benefits?
Conservative lawmakers have long stated their desire for Medicaid beneficiaries to have some “skin in the game,” wanting beneficiaries to work or... In DRG Blog, Market Access/ November, 2017 States take action on hepatitis C drugs
Message received. That would seem to be the case regarding the guidance letter the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services sent to states about... In DRG Blog, Market Access/ June, 2016 CMS issues guidance letter on hepatitis C drugs
A guidance letter from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services may force Medicaid programs to re-evaluate how hepatitis C drugs are administered... In DRG Blog, Market Access/ February, 2016 ACA continues to drive Medicaid enrollment nationally, but not everyone is on board
Two years into the launch of the health insurance exchanges and Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act, more than 20 states have not yet... In DRG Blog, Market Access/ September, 2015 Coming out of the woodwork
Industry insiders predicted an increase in Medicaid enrollment in states that did not expand Medicaid eligibility under healthcare reform, but so far... In DRG Blog, Market Access/ September, 2014 North Carolina Medicaid: Will governor's plan be a change for the better?
Are all states destined to have managed Medicaid programs, regardless of how their current Medicaid programs are performing? That's a question that... In DRG Blog, Market Access/ May, 2013