Lawmakers in Utah’s House of Representatives have voted to reject Gov. Gary Herbert’s hard fought Medicaid plan and instead push forward their own alternative proposal.
Utah will still not be allowed to require Medicaid recipients to work, even though the president has offered Utah Gov. Gary Herbert more flexibility on the issue, federal officials said Wednesday.
Former Arizona legislator Russell Pearce has resigned a top leadership position in the state Republican Party following backlash to remarks advocating mandatory contraception or sterilization for people on Medicaid.
A prosecutor says a 33-year-old Las Vegas behavioral health company owner was spared jail time but ordered to pay $25,000 in restitution and penalties for failing to maintain adequate records to support Medicaid claims.
Federal officials say Rawson-Neal Psychiatric Hospital in Las Vegas is meeting standards and is no longer in jeopardy of losing Medicare funding.
A Nevada resident mistakenly received multiple Medicaid cards for himself and his son months after his information was automatically forwarded to state welfare services through the Nevada Health Link website – a mistake made worse because he never even completed enrollment.
Over half of new Medicaid recipients in Nevada have come on to the rolls under the Affordable Care Act
For children, those younger than 19, dental care is a pediatric service that must be covered as an essential benefit.
Local mental health clinic will close its doors
Some immediate fixes can address problems that are becoming evident as provisions of the new law take effect.