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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.
WVU researchers increase colorectal cancer screening rates in West Virginia

WVU researchers increase colorectal cancer screening rates in West Virginia

Most Texans want state to expand Medicaid and help poor get health care

Most Texans want state to expand Medicaid and help poor get health care

How America got hooked on a deadly drug

How America got hooked on a deadly drug

Medicare takes aim at boomerang hospitalizations of nursing home patients

Medicare takes aim at boomerang hospitalizations of nursing home patients

Study finds drop in frequent use of ED after Affordable Care Act

Study finds drop in frequent use of ED after Affordable Care Act

Critical access hospitals face problems in infection prevention and control practices, shows research

Critical access hospitals face problems in infection prevention and control practices, shows research

California’s Attorney General vows national fight to defend the ACA

California’s Attorney General vows national fight to defend the ACA

Scientists develop new model to predict a patient's risk for adverse events after hospital discharge

Scientists develop new model to predict a patient's risk for adverse events after hospital discharge

HHS to allow insurers’ workaround on 2019 prices

HHS to allow insurers’ workaround on 2019 prices

Study finds high insurance denial rates for life-saving hepatitis C drugs in the U.S.

Study finds high insurance denial rates for life-saving hepatitis C drugs in the U.S.

Californians face ‘real choice’ on health care in November

Californians face ‘real choice’ on health care in November

Doctors' attire does matter to patients, study finds

Doctors' attire does matter to patients, study finds

Regeneron collaborates with Zoetis to research antibody therapies for animals

Regeneron collaborates with Zoetis to research antibody therapies for animals

Verma unveils state Medicaid scorecard but refuses to judge efforts

Verma unveils state Medicaid scorecard but refuses to judge efforts

Study: Shifting to bilevel PAP can save 56% of patients from therapy termination

Study: Shifting to bilevel PAP can save 56% of patients from therapy termination

A hospital ER charges an ‘after-hours’ fee. Who has to pay it?

A hospital ER charges an ‘after-hours’ fee. Who has to pay it?

Redaction of substance abuse data could result in long-term implications

Redaction of substance abuse data could result in long-term implications

Medicaid expansion linked to improvements in health outcomes

Medicaid expansion linked to improvements in health outcomes

Health care simmers on back burner in California heartland’s hot house races

Health care simmers on back burner in California heartland’s hot house races

Outsiders swoop in vowing to rescue rural hospitals short on hope — and money

Outsiders swoop in vowing to rescue rural hospitals short on hope — and money