West Virginia judge allows class action against state Medicaid waiver

Cuts to Medicaid’s home care waiver program in West Virginia has led to a suit on behalf of affected recipients. The judge hearing the case has allowed it to proceed as a class action. For more details, click here.

Nebraska Medicaid eyes retooling long-term care progam

In good news for Nebraskans, the state Medicaid department is looking to overhaul their long-term care program.  The move looks to improve access to care and streamline the eligibility process. For more information: click here.

Illinois asks for Medicaid waiver

Illinois has asked the federal government for a Medicaid waiver to help provide more early care services to families in order to avoid higher cost down the road. For more information: click here