Arizona Medicaid Joins Insurers to Fight Caregiver Crisis

Arizona’s state Medicaid program is partnering with three health care insurers to help solve  the state’s looming caregiver crisis, which is even more acute that the problem facing the country as a whole, according to a report in the Arizona Daily Star. The goal of the new program, which unites Arizona Health Care Cost Containment…

NAHC Urges CMS to Reject Elimination of Retroactive Medicaid Coverage

The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) has joined a group of like-minded organizations to urge the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to reject a proposed amendment in Arizona to eliminate three-month retroactive coverage for all Medicaid beneficiaries. The Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS) has proposed an amendment to…