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Bevin announces approval of 1115 waiver, threatens termination of Medicaid expansion

01/12/2018 02:02 PM

FRANKFORT- Highlighting the health challenges facing Kentucky, Gov. Matt Bevin, R-Kentucky, announced the approval of the new 1115 Medicaid waiver program, Kentucky HEALTH. The approval of the Medicaid work requirement makes Kentucky the first in the nation to apply work requirements to Medicaid recipients. Nine other states have applied for similar waivers. “Kentucky will lead the way and show other states how Medicaid can be changed, other states will follow our example.” Bevin said. Bevin administration officials highlighted the changes to... Read more 

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