House Dems’ Bill Ups Medicaid Match, Stops Proposed Rule

By Chelsea Cirruzzo / March 24, 2020 at 10:26 AM
The House Democrats’ coronavirus stimulus bill introduced Monday night (March 23) includes numerous provisions to further increase the federal Medicaid match, incentivize the use of telehealth and stop a controversial proposed Medicaid rule. Federal Medicaid match. The package includes provisions to increase the federal Medicaid match to correspond with states’ unemployment rates as well as delay a reduction in the federal Medicaid match for personal care services that don’t meet electronic visit verification requirements, but only through the end...

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