By Rob Nikolewski │ New Mexico Watchdog
SANTA FE, N.M. — In a wide-ranging case where allegations of $36 million of alleged fraud have been leveled against 15 New Mexico behavioral health providers, the state’s Human Services Department reauthorized Medicaid funding to two organizations on Monday — but only after they agreed to pay a combined $4.24 million [...]
SANTA FE – The long-running drama over allegations of misspent Medicaid dollars has been extended.Read More →
Justin Stroud awoke at 3 a.m. Tuesday, ready to oppose Medicaid expansion during a public hearing in Richmond.Read More →
By Kathryn Watson, Watchdog.org’s Virginia Bureau
ALEXANDRIA — Tuesday isn’t just the deadline to register to vote before this big Nov. 5 election.
It’s also the day Virginians can tell the commission studying Medicaid reform and expansion what they think about it — in person.Read More →
By Kenric Ward | Watchdog.org Virginia Bureau
RICHMOND – Higher mortality rates and higher taxpayer costs are two probable outcomes of Medicaid expansion in Virginia, a new report warns.
Rebutting a Commonwealth Institute study that forecast a financial windfall, State Budget Solutions, a government-reform think tank, found that “Medicaid has fallen short of delivering proper health care [...]