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CMS opens new comment period for Kentucky HEALTH

“In light of the district court’s decision in Stewart v. Azar,” CMS has opened a new 30-day comment period for the Kentucky HEALTH demonstration project that would implement work or community engagement requirements as a condition of eligibility.  On June 29, 2018, Judge James E. Boasberg of the U.S. Federal District Court for the District … Continue reading

Medicaid could cover benefits aimed to prevent, diagnose and treat Zika virus

On June 1, 2016, CMS released a Center for Medicaid and CHIP Services (CMCS) Informational Bulletin, entitled “Medicaid Benefits Available for the Prevention, Detection and Response to the Zika Virus.” In the Bulletin, CMS explains the prevention and treatment services that state Medicaid agencies and stakeholders may choose to cover at their discretion. As the … Continue reading