New Medicaid Law Imperils Patients to Accommodate Plans | Print |
June 2011

Although Florida has spent the last five years struggling with a flawed Medicaid managed care experiment that could not be expanded beyond a few counties, the passage of House Bills 7107 and 7109 during the 2011 legislative session nevertheless accelerates and intensifies the statewide privatization of Florida Medicaid.

The final legislation, while not as extreme as the proposal offered by the Florida Senate, imperils the health care of the three million Floridians who rely on Medicaid.

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