medicaid http://wmub.org en Medicaid Expansion Key Difference in Dueling Medicaid Reform Plans http://wmub.org/post/medicaid-expansion-key-difference-dueling-medicaid-reform-plans <p>Two Ohio lawmakers are stumping for their plans to revamp Medicaid. Both want to set measures that control the cost, but the disagree when it comes to the big issue of expansion.</p><p>As he unveils his plan to overhaul Medicaid, Senator Dave Burke points to a graph showing the program&rsquo;s costs slowly engulfing the rest of state spending.</p><p>&ldquo;I think one would have a hard time arguing that that&rsquo;s a stable growth environment for Medicaid. It technically puts the entire system at risk as it nears what eventually could be 100% of the state budget&rdquo; said Burke.</p> Fri, 11 Oct 2013 10:17:35 +0000 Andy Chow 18303 at http://wmub.org Medicaid Expansion Key Difference in Dueling Medicaid Reform Plans Ohio Medicaid Expansion http://wmub.org/post/ohio-medicaid-expansion <p></p> Thu, 29 Aug 2013 10:30:00 +0000 Jay Hanselman 16681 at http://wmub.org Ohio Medicaid Expansion Ky Governor to expand Medicaid http://wmub.org/post/ky-governor-expand-medicaid <p>After months of deliberations, Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear has<a href="http://wfpl.org/post/kentucky-expanding-medicaid-under-affordable-care-act-gov-steve-beshear-says" target="_blank">&nbsp;decided to expand Medicaid in Kentucky under the Affordable Care Act,&nbsp;</a>also known as Obamacare—a move that's won praise from Democrats and health advocacy groups.<br><br>Beshear said Thursday that expansion benefits Kentucky in many ways.<br><br>"This move makes sense not only for our health but also for our pocketbook. More important it makes sense for our future," he says.<br> Thu, 09 May 2013 21:09:13 +0000 Kentucky Public Radio 12387 at http://wmub.org Medicaid in Ohio http://wmub.org/post/medicaid-ohio <p></p><p>Maryanne<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Zeleznik<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;speaks with <strong><a href="http://statenews.org/" target="_blank">Ohio Public Radio</a>'s Jo Ingles</strong> about the state of Medicaid in Ohio.</span></p><p></p><p> Fri, 12 Apr 2013 05:31:00 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 11323 at http://wmub.org Medicaid in Ohio