Audit to be Completed Early Next Year
4:08 pm
Mon March 19, 2012

Lawmakers Continue Taking Medicaid MCOs to Task for Not Fixing Problems

Kentucky lawmakers continue to chastise three of the state’s Medicaid Managed Care organizations for mismanagement. Representatives of Kentucky Spirit, Wellcare of Kentucky and Coventry Cares appeared before the program review committee today. Legislators wanted to know whether they had solved problems brought up by health care providers in a January committee meeting.

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11:13 am
Fri February 10, 2012

Governor Addresses Kentucky Medicaid Managed Care Problems

Governor Steve Beshear says the problems with Kentucky’s new Medicaid Managed Care system will be resolved.
 Beshear pushed for the managed care system last year to take some of the administrative burden of Medicaid off of the state. But earlier this week, doctors, pharmacists and hospital officials told lawmakers there were significant problems with the system.

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