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Over 200,000 Missourians will get covered with Medicaid expansion
Missouri voters take a step to improve the health of people in their state by approving a state constitution amendment to expand Medicaid eligibility.
Deadline extended to apply for Medicaid/CHIP provider relief funds
Physicians have until Aug. 3 to apply for a special relief distribution targeting practices that haven’t received payment from the Provider Relief Fund.
Why Oklahoma voters put Medicaid expansion in their constitution
Oklahoma voters chose Medicaid expansion, which will extend coverage to 200,000 more people and may help those who lose their employer-based insurance.
Health spending growth reflects 2018 reinstatement of insurance tax
Growth in health expenditures remained steady even with increases in private health insurance and Medicare spending linked to reinstatement of ACA tax.
COVID-19 relief fund distribution targets Medicaid/CHIP doctors
Doctors who have not received COVID-19 relief payments but provide care to Medicaid and CHIP enrollees will be in targeted in a $15 billion allocation.
AMA COVID-19 daily video update: New AMA president Dr. Bailey on helping doctors be doctors
The AMA is leading the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. See daily video updates on how the AMA is fighting COVID-19 by learning how new AMA President Susan Bailey, MD will begin her term.
AMA COVID-19 daily video update: The role of health departments in safely reopening states
The AMA is leading the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. See daily video updates on how the AMA is fighting COVID-19 by discussing the role of state public health departments in the reopening during the pandemic.
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Evaluating Medicaid value-based care homes
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