Dem Health Leaders Demand CMS Reverse GA Medicaid, 1332 Waivers

By Amy Lotven / November 13, 2020 at 8:09 PM
Democratic leaders of the health committees demand CMS immediately rescind approval of two Georgia waivers that the lawmakers allege are illegal, reckless and make it more difficult for families to get coverage. CMS in October approved Georgia’s Medicaid 1115 waiver to expand Medicaid to cover people up to 100% of poverty and add work requirements and premiums, and on Nov. 1 the agency granted permission for the state to exit healthcare.gov and instead rely on agents and brokers to enroll...

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