Florida Governor Rick Scott dropped his lawsuit against the Obama administration on Medicaid expansion and hospital funds.
The budget battle between Republicans in the Florida Legislature will likely continue in 2016, despite a temporary truce.
A federal judge denied Florida Governor Rick Scott’s request for mediation with Obama administration officials over hospital funding.
In the battle over federal hospital funds, the Obama administration says no mediation is needed despite Florida Governor Rick Scott’s request for it.
Amid the battle to pass a new budget, Florida Governor Rick Scott said no agreement has been reached with the Obama administration on health care financing issues.
After a long legal battle, a federal judge found various problems in Florida’s Medicaid program and how it provided health care to kids in the state.
Florida families looking to see if they are eligible for Medicaid will have to put their plans on hold. The website that determines eligibility will be down for repairs starting Friday.
Pointing to a new managed-care system and changes stemming from the Affordable Care Act, attorneys for the state are asking a federal judge to dig back into whether Florida properly provides care to children in the Medicaid program.
Florida’s Medicaid managed care program has been renewed for three more years.
In a move to privatize the Medicaid program, at least three million recipients are transitioning to managed care.