Health Exchange Alert Weekly Report - 07/10/2019

New Hampshire Delays Medicaid Work Requirement Penalties

By James Romoser
July 8, 2019 at 6:05 PM
Amid fears of large coverage losses, New Hampshire on Monday (July 8) postponed the enforcement of its Medicaid work requirements for three months as state data showed that most of the beneficiaries who are subject to the new requirements were not in compliance in the first month of the program. State officials acknowledged that they are having trouble notifying thousands of beneficiaries that they are in danger of losing their coverage if they do not report work hours to the...

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