FL Sues Over New Medicaid Continuous Req, Georgia Sues Over ‘Lost Time’ For Its Partial Expansion

By Dorothy Mills-Gregg, Amy Lotven / February 2, 2024 at 7:57 PM
Two Republican-led states filed suits against HHS on Friday (Feb. 2) over matters with their Medicaid programs -- Florida wants to be exempt from the new 12-month continuous coverage requirement for children and be able to drop kids whose families don’t pay the monthly premium while Georgia is taking CMS to court after the agency said the Peach State can’t run its partial Medicaid expansion for five years. Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) wants CMS to make an exception to...

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