March 2019

Medicaid improper payments

29 Mar Senators Question Oversight Of Medicaid Improper Payments

Medicaid has been designated a high-risk program by the GAO since 2003 due to its size, growth, diversity and oversight challenges regarding improper payments, appropriate use of program dollars, and data. In fiscal year 2018, improper payments represented about 9.8% of the program's total spending...

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Medicaid Medicare Budget A Budget For A Better America

22 Mar How Trump’s 2020 Budget Proposal Affects Medicaid

The Trump administration released its 2020 budget proposal on Monday and it gives some insight into the president’s priorities. The budget includes $1.9 trillion in cost savings for Medicaid and other safety net programs. According to the administration, A Budget For A Better...

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