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  • msears99 msears99 Mar 21, 2011 1:09 PM Flag

    States passing medicaid cuts

    http://www.nola.com/newsflash/index.ssf/story/sd-legislature-reduces-medicaid-budget-cut/7b6ea9c693824b48b83e9cbc6bc3363d

    SD Legislature reduces Medicaid budget cut
    March 9, 2011, 6:24 p.m. CSTAssociated PressPIERRE, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota Legislature has given final approval to a measure that softens the effects of budget cuts on nursing homes and other health care operations that provide services to low-income people in the Medicaid program.

    Gov. Dennis Daugaard has proposed a 10 percent cut in reimbursements to doctors, hospitals, nursing homes and other facilities that provide Medicaid services.That would save the state $30 million next year.

    The Senate on Wednesday voted unanimously to give Medicaid providers an extra $12.2 million that comes from savings in the program this year. That will reduce the size of budget cuts for many health care operations next year.

    Nursing homes and other operations that depend on Medicaid for a large part of their income will be cut less than some other facilities

 

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