(NEW YORK) -- More than a decade after the Affordable Care Act was passed, more than 600,000 adults in North Carolina are now eligible to receive benefits through an expansion of Medicaid that the state, like 10 others, long resisted.The change in policy was... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Five-year-old Penelope Sapia was diagnosed with a rare disease at birth. Ever since then, her mother, Gillian Sapia, has had to become well-versed in the complex world of Medicaid enrollment -- the only way the family affords the constant brain scans,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Unless Washington reaches a deal on the debt ceiling, government payments millions of Americans rely on each month could be in jeopardy in little more than a week.While the deadline politics play out in Washington, the uncertain timeline of exactly what happens next... Read More.
(GREENVILLE, S.C.) -- A South Carolina woman who ran an autism clinic is facing federal charges of health care fraud, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of South Carolina.Stamatina "Nina" Bourret, 41, from Greenville -- 200 miles northwest of Charleston --... Read More.
(TALLAHASSEE, Fla.) -- Florida will soon bar transgender residents from using Medicaid to pay for gender-affirming care, according to the state's Agency for Health Care Administration. The rule goes into effect Aug. 21.Several accredited medical institutions, including the American Academy of Pediatrics and the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden signed an executive order Wednesday that paves the way for Medicaid to pay for abortion services for people having to travel out of state.Speaking from the White House virtually, Biden continued to criticize the Supreme Court's June 25 decision... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden is expected to sign an executive order on Wednesday that will pave the way for Medicaid to pay for abortion services for people having to travel out of state, according to a senior Biden administration official.The new directive will... Read More.