TITLE

Medicaid Demonstration Waivers: Lack of Opportunity for Public Input during Federal Approval Process Still a Concern

AUTHOR(S)
Allen, Kathryn G.
PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
GAO Reports;8/23/2007, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Document
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the study of the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) on Medicaid demonstration waivers in Florida and Vermont. The report indicates that recently approved Medicaid section 1115 demonstrations in the two states have mixed implications for beneficiaries in terms of coverage and eligibility. Florida's demonstration program is designed to give Medicaid beneficiaries more options in selecting health care plans and benefits.
ACCESSION #
27014615

 

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