Congress has just a few days left to approve funding for community health centers. Many have already made contingency plans in case their budgets take a hit.
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Seema Verma, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, said she would like to empower states to restructure their existing Medicare and Medicaid systems at an event in Modesto Monday.
A special committee formed by Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon will discuss options for universal health care this week.
Last month, Congress missed the deadline to renew the federal Children's Health Insurance Program. California families are wondering what comes next.
California could face an additional $30 billion annually in health costs a decade from now under the Senate Republican health care plan, according to an analysis released Wednesday by the Brown Administration.
Health coverage for all undocumented children in California began earlier this year, but it may be short-lived under President-elect Donald Trump.
(AP) - A federal report says three out of four children did not receive all required dental services, such as regular checkups and fluoride treatments, in Medicaid programs in four states, including California.
(AP) - More Nevadans than expected have enrolled in Medicaid after Gov. Brian Sandoval opted to expand eligibility, meaning the state will pay more than originally projected once the federal government starts scaling back its support.
(AP) - California has enrolled 2.3 million people under an optional expansion of the state's Medicaid program - nearly three times more than the state had anticipated.
Doctors, insurers, a union and lawmakers are teaming up to push for an increase in Medi-Cal reimbursement rates to providers. The groups are asking for compensation equal to the federal Medicare program.