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A Voter’s Guide To The Health Law

A Voter’s Guide To The Health Law

By Julie Rovner Kaiser Health News Nearly six years after its enactment, the Affordable Care Act remains a hot-button issue in the..

February 10, 2016 with 0 Comments
What Are States Doing About Medicaid Expansion?

What Are States Doing About Medicaid Expansion?

By Christine Vestal Stateline Louisiana this month became the first state in the Deep South to make the politically charged decision to..

February 5, 2016 with 0 Comments
Medicaid Expansion? Probably Not This Year, Panel Concludes

Medicaid Expansion? Probably Not This Year, Panel Concludes

A gathering in Winston-Salem drew more than a hundred people to hear perspectives on adding up to a half-million beneficiaries to the state..

January 26, 2016
N.C. Obamacare Signups Strong as Deadline Looms

N.C. Obamacare Signups Strong as Deadline Looms

By Rose Hoban With less than two weeks to go before the end of the enrollment period for marketplace insurance on Jan. 31, North Carolina..

January 21, 2016
Despite Outreach, Many Uninsured Unaware of Deadlines

Despite Outreach, Many Uninsured Unaware of Deadlines

Even as deadlines pass, people without health insurance are not signing up. By Rose Hoban New data Thursday from the Kaiser Family..

December 18, 2015
Paramedics To Be Paid for Mental Health Transportation

Paramedics To Be Paid for Mental Health Transportation

A pilot program to bring people in mental health crisis straight to psychiatric services gets some traction. By Rose Hoban On Tuesday,..

December 16, 2015
Medicaid Reform Plan Presents More Questions than Answers

Medicaid Reform Plan Presents More Questions than Answers

Passage of the Medicaid reform bill in September only started the conversation on what the program that provides health care for close to..

December 15, 2015
Medicaid Reform Plan Short on Details, Long on Questions

Medicaid Reform Plan Short on Details, Long on Questions

Gov. Pat McCrory signed a bill overhauling the state’s Medicaid program in October. We take a closer look at some of the elements of..

December 14, 2015
States Freed to Use Medicaid Money for Housing

States Freed to Use Medicaid Money for Housing

The federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services is allowing states asking for Medicaid waivers to use some of that money to..

December 2, 2015
State Advisory Committee Discusses Medicaid Transition, Expansion

State Advisory Committee Discusses Medicaid Transition, Expansion

Lawmakers might be gone from Raleigh, but discussions over what they did, and didn’t do, this session continue. The topic of Medicaid..

November 24, 2015
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