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Budget Writers Rely on Questionable Method for Meeting Medicaid Targets

Lawmakers use this one weird trick to balance their Medicaid budgets year after year. But the practice of accounting for savings from the state plan amendments to Medicaid before they’re implemented has its problems. By Rose Hoban Legislative budget writers are looking to SPAs to find savings. But put away any thought of skin care, […]