4 pages have the tag Medicaid

    /news/columns/2015/medicare-and-medicaid-turn-50-born-from-compromise-continuing-in-controversy/
    Summary: Watch: Medicare and Medicaid at 50The Story of Medicare: A Timeline
    Body: View video: Medicare and Medicaid at 50 View video: The Story of Medicare: A Timeline Source: Kaiser Family Foundation   “Whatever you do,” the elderly woman in Gilmanton told me a few years ago, “Keep your government-run hands off my Medicare...
    /news/columns/2015/audit-shows-riders-received-poor-services/
    Summary: “Just how many ‘no shows’ are acceptable?” I asked Medicaid Director Kevin Moore at a recent Audit Committee Hearing. “Is 4,154 people left without a ride too many?”
    Body: Elderly and disabled stranded when company did not deliver rides “Just how many ‘no shows’ are acceptable?” I asked Medicaid Director Kevin Moore at a recent Audit Committee Hearing. “Is 4,154 people left without a ride too many?” Wisconsin ne...
    /news/columns/2015/audit-affirms-complaints-but-also-satisfaction-with-non-emergency-medical-transportation-program/
    Summary: Last April I wrote about many complaints I received concerning rides to medical appointments for folks in BadgerCare and other Medicaid programs.
    Body: Audit Affirms Complaints but also Satisfaction with Non-Emergency Medical Transportation Program Last April I wrote about many complaints I received concerning rides to medical appointments for folks in BadgerCare and other Medicaid programs....

    Looking for Answers

    Last edited: 10/27/2016

    /news/columns/2016/looking-for-answers/
    Summary: What’s going on with Medicaid spending? Where is the money going? Is health care really costing that much more?
    Body: Looking for Answers Medicaid is the joint federal-state program that pays hospitals, doctors, nursing homes and other health professionals to provide care for low-income families, including frail elderly persons and individuals with disabilities....