Thirty States Report Ex Parte ‘Glitch,’ 500K To Have Medicaid Reinstated

By Dorothy Mills-Gregg / September 21, 2023 at 6:58 PM
CMS is requiring 29 states and the District of Columbia to pause Medicaid terminations and reinstate coverage to nearly half-a-million Medicaid enrollees after the states found their automatic Medicaid renewal process has an error that results in still-eligible beneficiaries, especially children, losing Medicaid or CHIP coverage. D.C., Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia found the so-called ex parte glitch only affected children enrolled in their Medicaid and CHIP programs while seven other states found it was only affecting households with beneficiaries...

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