Medicaid

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10:26 am
Thu January 24, 2013

Batchelder Questions Medicaid Expansion

Ohio House Speaker Bill Batchelder says his Republican colleagues have concerns about the expense of expanding Medicaid, though he has yet to discuss with them whether the state should increase coverage.

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7:14 pm
Wed December 12, 2012

State okays plan to avoid Medicaid/Medicare duplication

Ohio has reached an agreement with the federal government on a plan aimed at better coordinating medical care for some of the state's sickest and most expensive patients.

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12:31 pm
Tue November 27, 2012

Kasich On Possible Medicaid Cuts

Ohio Governor John Kasich chaired the U.S. House budget committee in the mid 1990s.

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10:13 am
Thu September 27, 2012

Over-prescribing Anti-psychotic Drugs For Kids?

State child welfare officials are launching a one million dollar study to determine whether anti-psychotic drugs are being over-prescribed for kids on Medicaid, especially those in foster care.

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9:44 am
Fri August 17, 2012

Aetna Lawsuit Dismissed

State health officials say a Franklin County judge has dismissed a lawsuit seeking to block implementation of certain Medicaid contracts.

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10:07 pm
Mon July 2, 2012

Glaxo Smith Kline settlement could mean money for Ohio

It's being called the largest health care fraud settlement in US history, and Ohio may get millions of dollars as a result.  Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

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