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Feds Say No To Charging Monthly Premiums For Medicaid

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Lawmakers’ quest to expand a Medicaid privatization program statewide has been dealt a blow from federal health officials.

CBS Tampa–02/11/2012

President of the American Academy of Family Physicians, Dr. Michael Fleming talks with a patient.  (Photo by Mario Villafuerte/Getty Images)

Study: Fla. Medicaid premiums too high

MIAMI (AP) — A new report says high premium and co-pay proposals for Florida Medicaid beneficiaries are among the highest in the country and could cause hundreds of thousands to drop out because they can’t afford to pay them.

CBS Tampa–12/07/2011

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