South Carolina's Medicaid director is seeking money to provide dental care to adults, weight-loss help for obese adults, and health screenings. Those three new benefits were part of director Tony Keck's
plans to improve education and calling her refusal to expand Medicaid eligibility foolish ideology. The gubernatorial race rivals ..... a political ploy. Sheheen says Haley's refusal to expand Medicaid eligibility under the federal health care law shows a lack
More than half of the 24,000 people who have signed up in South Carolina for health insurance under President Barack Obama's law are 45 years old or older. The Obama administration released age and gender breakdowns of
got a 5 percent boost. Haley's proposal provides $57 million to cover expected increases in state employees' health insurance premiums, but co-payments would go up again. Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.
of nearly 49,000 children receiving Medicaid benefits were mailed to the wrong addresses ..... developed to extract information from a state Medicaid database to generate the mass mailing ..... cards include the children's names, Medicaid identification numbers, dates of birth
national average. The state's labor force has actually declined over the past year. Among the problems McCrory said was holding the state back is government spending on Medicaid . Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.
primary care doctors of nearly 49,000 children receiving Medicaid benefits had been mailed to the wrong addresses. State Department ..... Citizen-Times obtained a copy of an email sent Tuesday by state Medicaid eligibility chief Carolyn McClanahan informing county social
information of almost 49,000 children receiving Medicaid coverage. The state Department of Health ..... notice Friday evening that nearly 49,000 Medicaid cards showing the children's names, Medicaid identification numbers, dates of birth and
to pay a full judgment in a false Medicare claims case. The Item of Sumter reports ..... procedures -- an illegal kickback under Medicare law. Prosecutors said Tuomey collected $39 million in fraudulent Medicare claims between 2005 and 2009 based