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Arkansas' Medicaid expansion model could hinge on election outcomes

Arkansas' Medicaid expansion model could hinge on election outcomes

Arkansas' private-option approach on expanding Medicaid has been widely hailed as a model for other states. It also remains at the center of heated election battles in Arkansas.

Medical liability premiums flat as California battles over caps

By Lisa Schencker  |  October 30, 2014

A TV political ad opposing Proposition 46 in California opens with black silhouettes of plaintiff lawyers shaking hands. In a later frame, a worried older woman opens a medical bill. A doctor in an empty hallway shakes his head. But liability premiums haven't been very scary.

Breier tapped to replace Diaz as Kindred CEO

By Bob Herman  |  October 30, 2014
Breier tapped to replace Diaz as Kindred CEO

Ben Breier, president and COO of Kindred Healthcare, will take over next year as CEO of the Louisville, Ky.-based post-acute-care operator, which is in the process of ballooning into a $7.1 billion company through the buyout of another large post-acute company.


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Medicaid Budgets by State 2014

Medicaid Budgets by State 2014

A list of Medicaid budgets by state, each state ranked by average spending per enrollee, 2013. Sources:National Association of State Budget Officers and Kaiser Commission on Medicaid and the Uninsured, Medicaid Enrollment: June 2013 Data Snapshot. Published Oct. 27, 2014, p. 32.


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