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What’s on the Horizon with Medicaid?

Posted by Esmé Grewal on Mon, Feb 26, 2018 @ 11:00 AM

2017 was an incredible year for Medicaid – on the one hand it was challenged with extraordinary proposed cuts and changes, and on the other hand it was highlighted and educated about more than it possibly ever has been since its creation. After 2017, it leaves many wondering what’s next with Medicaid? Here is our best take at what to look for next in the Medicaid arena. 

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Tags: 2018, Medicaid

Reflecting on the Impact of Medicare and Medicaid on the 52nd Anniversary

Posted by Linda Nakagawa on Sun, Jul 30, 2017 @ 11:00 AM

President Lyndon B. Johnson signed Medicare and Medicaid into law on July 30, 1965 as amendments to the Social Security Act. Medicaid and Medicare began as programs to provide health insurance to low-income Americans.

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Tags: 2017, Awareness, Medicaid, health, older adults

Did you hear about Oklahoma's Wait List Problem? It's out of this decade.

Posted by Elizabeth Chatterton on Fri, Nov 13, 2015 @ 11:42 AM

The title of this post may sound like a joke - but it's incredibly serious, incredibly sad, and sadly very true.

After decreasing last year, the waiting list for Oklahomans needing I/DD services has grown again, to the highest level ever.

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Tags: ID/DD News, Medicaid, 2015

BIG NEWS! CMS & New York State Partner to Coordinate Care for Medicare-Medicaid Enrollees with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities: Technology Powered by MediSked

Posted by Elizabeth Chatterton on Fri, Nov 06, 2015 @ 12:39 PM

We’ve been waiting for this day for a long time! The momentous (and super exciting) project we’ve been working on with CMS, OPWDD/New York State, and Partners Health Plan has been officially announced.

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Tags: New York, ID/DD News, Medicaid, Managed Care, MediSked Company News