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Budget standoff stalls Medicaid managed care transition

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RALEIGH — The overhaul of North Carolina’s Medicaid’s infrastructure is caught in the standoff between Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper and the Republican legislature.   Read Story »

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Henderson County News

Don't miss this week's Hendersonville Lightning

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You won't want to miss this week's Lightning.   Read Story »

Tags: Ecusta Trail | Medicaid | prep football

Henderson County News

Health care for neediest faces a ‘tidal wave on horizon’

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Henderson County social workers are bracing for a wave of confusion and anxiety from Medicaid recipients who are scheduled to choose managed care plans starting Oct. 1 in place of traditional fee-for-service health coverage. And even if the county weathers the transition, those patients may then confront a severe shortage of doctors willing to treat them, county officials say.   Read Story »

Tags: health care | Affordable Care Act | Medicaid