The head of North Carolina’s troubled health department apologized Tuesday for sending the Medicaid cards of tens of thousands of children to the wrong recipients, but told legislators her agency is dealing with unprecedented changes as a result of the federal health care overhaul.
North Carolina state government announced it will resume issuing benefits to poor women and their children through a federally funded program.
Health and Human Services Secretary Aldona Wos got a bipartisan grilling Tuesday from lawmakers worried about personnel decisions and other issues at her embattled state agency.
North Carolina state lawmakers and medical workers on Tuesday demanded quicker resolution of problems within the state’s new Medicaid billing system as complaints mount about overdue claims payments and unhelpful call center workers.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — After months of outside scrutiny on how they’ve operated two new computer systems and hired high-priced contract workers, North Carolina health agency leaders prepared for tough questions from the people who […]