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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.
Review provides comparison of state-level Medicaid hearing aid coverage for older adult beneficiaries

Review provides comparison of state-level Medicaid hearing aid coverage for older adult beneficiaries

‘Bureaucratic ninjas’ slice red-tape to battle health disparities

‘Bureaucratic ninjas’ slice red-tape to battle health disparities

Loyola participating in landmark study to examine use of PET scans to detect Alzheimer’s disease

Loyola participating in landmark study to examine use of PET scans to detect Alzheimer’s disease

When wounds won’t heal, therapies spread — to the tune of $5 billion

When wounds won’t heal, therapies spread — to the tune of $5 billion

Anthem’s retreat leaves Californians with fewer choices, more worries

Anthem’s retreat leaves Californians with fewer choices, more worries

Drug puts a $750,000 ‘price tag on life’

Drug puts a $750,000 ‘price tag on life’

Researchers identify new methods that could improve treatment for infectious diseases

Researchers identify new methods that could improve treatment for infectious diseases

Covered California expects 12.5% average rate rise in 2018

Covered California expects 12.5% average rate rise in 2018

Mount Sinai and Contessa Health join hands to extend hospital-level care at home program

Mount Sinai and Contessa Health join hands to extend hospital-level care at home program

High percentage of food insecurity found in Pennsylvania's wealthiest county

High percentage of food insecurity found in Pennsylvania's wealthiest county

CCO model significantly improves timeliness of prenatal care

CCO model significantly improves timeliness of prenatal care

Study recommends revision of current guidelines for assessing orthostatic hypotension

Study recommends revision of current guidelines for assessing orthostatic hypotension

Counting on Medicaid to avoid life in a nursing home? That’s now up to Congress.

Counting on Medicaid to avoid life in a nursing home? That’s now up to Congress.

Unitedhealthcare IRONKIDS Ohio Fun Run encourages children to lead active lives

Unitedhealthcare IRONKIDS Ohio Fun Run encourages children to lead active lives

Education program improves health literacy of homeless women

Education program improves health literacy of homeless women

Even without Congress, Trump can still cut Medicaid enrollment

Even without Congress, Trump can still cut Medicaid enrollment

ACA helped reduce socioeconomic gaps in health care access, report shows

ACA helped reduce socioeconomic gaps in health care access, report shows

Medicaid proves a lifeline for clients of crisis pregnancy centers

Medicaid proves a lifeline for clients of crisis pregnancy centers

How to get long-term care at home without busting the bank

How to get long-term care at home without busting the bank

Pharmacy group ASHP opposes proposed cuts to Medicare payment rates for drugs

Pharmacy group ASHP opposes proposed cuts to Medicare payment rates for drugs