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CMS Says It Never Agreed To Quickly Approve Oklahoma 1332 Waiver

October 02, 2017
Oklahoma and CMS are still at odds over the state's effort to set up a reinsurance program that would have lowered premiums in the state by about 34 percent if the federal agency had agreed to the 1332 waiver request. CMS Friday hit back on Oklahoma's assertion that the agency had indicated the request would be approved and missed the pre-agreed deadline to approve it. CMS said the federal administration had until Feb. 20, 2018, to okay the request, had...

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