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Medicaid in NC

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NC Lawmakers To Talk About Health Agency Problems

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina legislators will have questions for state health leaders about a privacy breach for children receiving Medicaid and a backlog of food stamp applications. Members of on oversight committee prepared […]

01/14/2014

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Embattled DHHS Spokesman Announces Resignation On Twitter

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The communications director for the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services is resigning, five days after he provided reporters false information about a serious privacy breach involving Medicaid cards […]

01/08/2014

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49,000 NC Medicaid Cards Mailed To Wrong Addresses

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina health officials said Friday that they had inadvertently disclosed the personal information of tens of thousands of children receiving Medicaid coverage, but were tight-lipped about precisely what caused the […]

01/04/2014

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NC Legislators Troubled Again By Medicaid Finances

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The North Carolina General Assembly is worried another Medicaid shortfall could be ahead. Legislators on a health oversight committee raised questions this week about the financial picture of the government insurance […]

10/10/2013