Medicaid

    • First Edition: July 8, 2010

      Today's early morning highlights from the major news organizations, including ongoing coverage of President Obama's recess appointment of Dr. Donald Berwick to head CMS as well as other developments related to Medicaid, the health insurance industry and state challenges to the health reform law.

      (Daily Report) Jul 08, 2010

    • Blog Watch: Spirited Reaction To Berwick Recess Appointment

      Bloggers have a lot to say -- some good, some bad -- about the new CMS chief and how the White House got him the job.

      (Daily Report) Jul 07, 2010

    • Obama Uses Recess Appointment To Install Berwick As Head Of Medicare, Medicaid

      Berwick, a controversial nominee, will take the position without going through the confirmation process.

      (Daily Report) Jul 07, 2010

    • Crooks Defraud Health Care System With Fake Insurance Plans And Phony Medicare, Medicaid Claims

      Crooks Defraud Health Care System With Fake Insurance Plans And Phony Medicare, Medicaid Claims

      (Daily Report) Jul 07, 2010

    • Today's Opinions: More On The Massachusetts Experience And California's Rate Hikes

      Kaiser Health News presents a selection of Wednesday's opinions and editorials from across the country.

      (Daily Report) Jul 07, 2010

    • Health On The Hill – July 6, 2010

      Congress left town for the July 4th recess without taking action on legislation that would give states additional Medicaid funding through June of next year. A bipartisan group of governors who came to Washington last week said that without the extra funds they would have to make budget cuts beginning July 1.

      (Daily Report) Jul 07, 2010

    • Dr. Donald Berwick – A Resource Guide From KHN

      President Barack Obama will appoint Dr. Donald Berwick to head the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services today. Berwick, known as a passionate advocate for improving the health care system, was nominated earlier this year but his nomination turned out to be controversial. Some Republicans accuse him of favoring health care rationing -- a charge Democrats dismiss as nonsense.

      (Daily Report) Jul 07, 2010

    • First Edition: July 7, 2010

      Today's early morning highlights from the major news organizations, including reports that President Obama will name a Medicare and Medicaid chief by recess appointment.

      (Daily Report) Jul 07, 2010

    • Transcript: Health On The Hill - July 6, 2010

      Congress left town for the July 4th recess without taking action on legislation that would give states additional Medicaid funding through June of next year. A bipartisan group of governors who came to Washington last week said that without the extra funds they would have to make budget cuts beginning July 1.

      (Story) Jul 06, 2010

    • Health On The Hill - July 6, 2010

      Congress left town for the July 4th recess without taking action on legislation that would give states additional Medicaid funding through June of next year. A bipartisan group of governors who came to Washington last week said that without the extra funds they would have to make budget cuts beginning July 1.

      (Video) Jul 06, 2010