• First-in-nation Medicaid work requirements approved for Kentucky

    3 monthes ago - By NBC News

    The Trump administration approved Kentucky's request for to add work requirements to Medicaid, making it a test case for the White House's new approach.
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  • Kentucky is first to get OK for Medicaid work requirement

    3 monthes ago - By Miami Herald

    Kentucky has become the first state to require many of its Medicaid recipients to work to receive coverage, part of an unprecedented change to the nation's largest health insurance program...
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  • Trump administration OKs Medicaid rollback in Kentucky

    3 monthes ago - By Politico

    The Trump administration has approved an overhaul of Medicaid in Kentucky that for the first time will require some low-income people to work to keep their health coverage, just one day after issuing guidance making it easier for states to seek work requirements. The administration's approval represents a seismic philosophical shift for Medicaid, which was created more than 50 years ago to cover the poor. The Kentucky proposal developed by Republican Gov. Matt Bevin will force some poor adults to work approximately 20 hours per week to retain their benefits. At the same time, the Trump...
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  • Kentucky is first state ever to require Medicaid recipients to work

    3 monthes ago - By CNN Money

    The federal government has approved Kentucky's waiver allowing it to require certain Medicaid recipients to work.
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  • Kentucky Gets OK To Require Work From Medicare Recipients

    Kentucky Gets OK To Require Work From Medicare Recipients

    3 monthes ago - By NPR

    The move comes one day after the Trump administration said it would let states add work requirements to their Medicaid programs, which provide health coverage for people with low incomes.
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  • Kentucky is first to get OK for Medicaid work requirement

    3 monthes ago - By Boston Herald

    FRANKFORT, Ky. - Kentucky became the first state to require many of its Medicaid recipients to work to receive coverage, part of an unprecedented change to the nation's largest health insurance program under the Trump administration. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services announced the approval on Friday. The change will require adults between the ages of 19 and 64 to complete 80 hours per month of "community engagement" to keep their coverage. That includes getting a job, going to school, taking a job training course and community service.
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  • Kentucky is first to get OK for Medicaid work requirement

    3 monthes ago - By The Seattle Times

    FRANKFORT, Ky. - Kentucky has become the first state to win approval from the Trump administration requiring many of its Medicaid recipients to work to receive coverage. The Trump administration gave the approval Friday. People between the ages of 19 and 64 must complete 80 hours per month of “community engagement” to keep their...
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