MACPAC To CMS: Pause Medicaid Work Requirement Disenrollments

November 08, 2018
HHS and CMS should instruct Arkansas to temporarily stop kicking people off Medicaid for failing to comply with the state’s controversial new work requirement program, the federal advisory commission on Medicaid told HHS Secretary Alex Azar in a letter Thursday (Nov. 8). The commission also called on federal officials to develop better ways to evaluate the success or failure of work requirements before authorizing any other states to add work requirements to their Medicaid programs. A spokesman for the Arkansas...

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