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3:41 am on Monday July 11, 2011

Second round of State Medicaid cuts go into effect today

Image by Flickr user nffcnnrUpdate July 11: In an attempt to cut an estimated $125 million in costs for the fiscal year, the second round of South Carolina Medicaid cuts take effect today. Starting today, in addition to the 3 percent across-the-...
9:38 am on Sunday February 27, 2011

Campaign donations and $24 million for Medicaid mental health pills come under fire in South Carolina

As South Carolina grapples with a $700 million budget deficit, it's also trying to right a Medicaid agency that's forecast to be $255 million in debt — and emerging as key mark in that battle is $24 million spent on three mental health drugs called ...
4:33 am on Sunday February 27, 2011

Campaign donations and $24 million for Medicaid mental health pills come under fire in South Carolina

Image by Flickr user Fillmore Photography As South Carolina grapples with a $700 million budget deficit, it's also trying to right a Medicaid agency that's forecast to be $255 million in debt — and emerging as key mark in that battle is $24 million...
7:15 am on Friday January 7, 2011

State planning major Medicaid cuts in 2011 (update: hospice, patient advocates react)

Image by Flickr user Mykl Roventine Update January 7: As the February 1st Medicaid cuts swiftly approach, hospice advocates and patient advocates are speaking out against the state's plan to cut all funding for hospice care service. When the cut...
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