Kentucky Medicaid Waiver

Benefit Cuts Announced Following Medicaid Ruling

Jul 2, 2018
Associated Press

Gov. Matt Bevin's administration says dental and vision coverage is being cut for nearly a half-million Kentuckians due to a ruling that rejected the state's Medicaid overhaul plan.

Associated Press

A federal judge in Washington, D.C. has ruled against Gov. Matt Bevin’s first-in-the-nation Medicaid waiver, known as Kentucky HEALTH. The 1115 waiver alters the state’s Medicaid expansion by instituting new work or volunteer requirements for able-bodied recipients.

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A nonpartisan health foundation has partnered with Gov. Matt Bevin's administration to help implement the state's new work requirements for its Medicaid program.

Gov. Bevin Files Suit To Defend Medicaid Waiver

Feb 19, 2018
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Republican Gov. Matt Bevin's administration has filed its own lawsuit in response to a legal action challenging Kentucky's first-in-the-nation work requirement for Medicaid.

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Kentucky became the first state with a work requirement for Medicaid, and now it has to do something arguably more daring: Build a mobile-friendly website that works.

Associated Press

Kentucky became the first state to require many of its Medicaid recipients to work to receive coverage, part of an unprecedented change to the nation's largest health insurance program under the Trump administration.

Yarmuth Predicts Feds Will Not Approve Medicaid Waiver

Oct 19, 2016

U.S. Rep. John Yarmuth says the federal government will not approve Kentucky's proposed Medicaid overhaul and has asked Gov. Matt Bevin to withdraw it.