Passport Health Plan

Health
11:41 am
Fri November 2, 2012

Passport Files Formal Complaint over Louisville Medicaid Contracts

Kentucky officials are once again facing the prospect of lawsuits over efforts to expand managed health care within  Medicaid.
 

This time, it's Passport Health Plan that is threatening to sue, based on what they call broken rules and promises made to them.

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Health Care
4:00 pm
Mon October 22, 2012

Medicaid Issues Leave Heavy Burden on WellCare

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The departure of one of three statewide Medicaid operators next year is once again raising concerns about adequate medical coverage in parts of the state. Earlier this year, coverage was one of the issues brought up between Coventry Cares, another operator, and hospital chain Appalachian Regional Healthcare in a lawsuit over contract issues. At the time, state officials pointed to the other two operators as proof of coverage. But now one of those operators, Kentucky Spirit, is leaving next July.

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