People shopping for insurance on the federal marketplace may be informed they’re eligible for Medicaid and that their information is being sent to state officials to sign them up. However, states say they aren’t able enroll them because they’re receiving incomplete data from the Obama administration.
Some immediate fixes can address problems that are becoming evident as provisions of the new law take effect.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Strategic edits made to the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services response to an audit critical of the state’s Medicaid program raises questions about whether key facts were withheld to […]
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.
Uninsured South Carolinians can begin signing up for health coverage Tuesday through the online marketplace created under the federal health care overhaul, but many residents may have no idea how to do that in a state run by Republicans who have actively opposed the process.
Four high-poverty schools in Charleston County could become a statewide model for in-school medical clinics that offer parents a convenient way to take their children to the doctor’s office.
A small community hospital in eastern North Carolina is closing after state officials declined Medicaid expansion under the federal Affordable Care Act.
Several health coverage and care options are now available for individuals and families in lower income brackets.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The North Carolina chapter of the NAACP is calling for a mass rally to mark the ninth week of protests at the state legislature and cuts to unemployment benefits. The NAACP […]
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — More than 100 people were arrested Monday following what police called the largest NAACP-led demonstration yet against the policies of the Republican-controlled North Carolina legislature. The eighth week of what the […]