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Medicaid is the United States health program for eligible individuals and families with low incomes and resources. It is a means-tested program that is jointly funded by the states and federal government, and is managed by the states.
Cooking at home means better diet and lower food expenditures

Cooking at home means better diet and lower food expenditures

Hospitals may be unfairly penalized for readmission of heart attack patients, study suggests

Hospitals may be unfairly penalized for readmission of heart attack patients, study suggests

Study finds increase in number of prescriptions filled for chronic conditions after Medicaid expansion

Study finds increase in number of prescriptions filled for chronic conditions after Medicaid expansion

Study finds outpatient laparoscopic appendectomy to be safe, viable in public county hospital

Study finds outpatient laparoscopic appendectomy to be safe, viable in public county hospital

NCCN Radiation Therapy Compendium adds nine new clinical practice guidelines in oncology

NCCN Radiation Therapy Compendium adds nine new clinical practice guidelines in oncology

Medicare's Hospital Compare portal underestimates AMI mortality rates, study finds

Medicare's Hospital Compare portal underestimates AMI mortality rates, study finds

Study finds low cervical cancer screening rates among women with mental illness

Study finds low cervical cancer screening rates among women with mental illness

Study finds depression and SUD to be strongest risk factors for prescription opioid overdose

Study finds depression and SUD to be strongest risk factors for prescription opioid overdose

Study finds increasing trends in use of CVI treatment procedures in Medicare population

Study finds increasing trends in use of CVI treatment procedures in Medicare population

Study offers new hope for early attack against Alzheimer's

Study offers new hope for early attack against Alzheimer's

Study shows promising results for real-world massage in treating chronic low back pain

Study shows promising results for real-world massage in treating chronic low back pain

Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare commends CMS for stopping pre-claim review demonstration

Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare commends CMS for stopping pre-claim review demonstration

Cleveland-based study to explore how childhood obesity can be prevented before conception

Cleveland-based study to explore how childhood obesity can be prevented before conception

Hospital grading system may put too much weight on wrong things, study finds

Hospital grading system may put too much weight on wrong things, study finds

Hospitals with certified WOC nurses have lower rates of pressure injuries, study shows

Hospitals with certified WOC nurses have lower rates of pressure injuries, study shows

Endocrine Society praises CMS decision to extend access to therapeutic CGMs

Endocrine Society praises CMS decision to extend access to therapeutic CGMs

Adults who skip TV during dinner and eat home-cooked meals less likely to be obese, study finds

Adults who skip TV during dinner and eat home-cooked meals less likely to be obese, study finds

Medicare's competitive bidding program reduces access to diabetes testing supplies, survey finds

Medicare's competitive bidding program reduces access to diabetes testing supplies, survey finds

Study finds greater risk of suicide following initial episode of self-harm

Study finds greater risk of suicide following initial episode of self-harm

Genotype-guided warfarin dosing linked to reduced risk of adverse events

Genotype-guided warfarin dosing linked to reduced risk of adverse events