Medicaid

Senator Barbara Mikulski

Mikulski: Md. Should Keep Health Exchange

Sen. Barbara Mikulski said Friday that Maryland should “stay the course” with its own health care exchange, despite its troubled start, and not switch to the federal exchange.

01/10/2014

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Three Glaring Changes Needed To Fix Obamacare

Some immediate fixes can address problems that are becoming evident as provisions of the new law take effect.

11/18/2013

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Medicaid Expansion Could Save Maryland $2B

A recent report has found, Maryland’s decision to expand its Medicaid program could save the state more than $2 billion.

11/14/2013

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3,100 Have Enrolled In Md. Health Marketplace

More than 3,100 Maryland households have chosen to enroll through the state’s online marketplace for health insurance.

10/25/2013

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Md. Leaders Commemorate Medicaid Expansion

Maryland officials are gathering at Health Care for the Homeless to commemorate the expansion of Medicaid.

10/01/2013

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Md. Claimed $20.6M In Unallowable Medicaid Costs

A federal report has found Maryland claimed at least $20.6 million in unallowable Medicaid costs.

09/13/2013

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Low Or No Cost Health Care Options For People With Low Incomes

Several health coverage and care options are now available for individuals and families in lower income brackets.

07/21/2013

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Legal Q&A: Medicare & Ambulance Services

The rules regarding Medicare payment for ambulance services can be complex. Medicare will pay for the emergency transportation to a hospital or a skilled nursing facility when other transportation could endanger your health.

07/08/2013

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Legal Q&A: Appealing Medicaid Denials

In Maryland, the Decision form which the State sends out has the specific instructions regarding the steps necessary to appeal the denial of benefits.

07/08/2013

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Pharmacist Admits Guilt In $200K Health Care Fraud

A Hagerstown pharmacist has pleaded guilty to improperly billing Medicare and Medicaid more than $200,000 for unlawful prescriptions for oxycodone and methadone.

06/14/2013

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House Advances Measure To Pay For Health Exchange

The House of Delegates has advanced a measure to expand Medicaid eligibility and create a funding stream for Maryland’s health benefit exchange as part of the federal health care overhaul.

03/23/2013

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ObamaCare 101: Separating Fact From Fiction

What does ObamaCare mean for you? The more you understand, the better you’ll fare.

02/28/2013

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