Auditor Edelen 'concerned' about rushing creation of health exchange -- will review it
09/05/2012 07:05 AM
State auditors have been looking into Medicaid spending and the implementation of managed care in the Medicaid program.
Now State Auditor Adam Edelen said he wants to review the creation of the health exchange Kentucky is setting up as part of the Affordable Care Act. Edelen said he wants to make sure it isn’t rushed.
Gov. Steve Beshear’s administration has begun moving forward with the exchange, although the legislature hasn’t given its stamp of approval to it yet.
Here’s that part of an interview with Edelen, who is in Charlotte for the Democratic National Convention.
Below the Fold
Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes meets with Chinese officials to talk economic development
Majority of Kentuckians not fearful of losing insurance; Congressional Budget Office says repeal will raise costs, leave millions without insurance
Gov. Bevin appoints new University of Louisville board, renaming most from previous reorganization attempt
Subscribe and get the latest political intelligence delivered to your inbox.