Michigan To End Medicaid Expansion Unless CMS OKs Work Requirements, Premium Hikes

By James Romoser
September 11, 2018 at 7:47 PM
Michigan submitted an 1115 waiver request to CMS Monday (Sept. 10) that would allow the state to impose work requirements and raise premiums for beneficiaries who gained coverage through the state’s Medicaid expansion, and if CMS denies the request, the state plans to end Medicaid expansion altogether. The waiver submission was required by a state law passed by the legislature in June . The law contains a “kill switch” provision that would end Medicaid expansion in Michigan if CMS does...

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