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Medicaid underpayments soar to an average $22.34 per resident day, report finds

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The cumulative effect of cuts has been "devastating," AHCA President and CEO Mark Parkinson said.

AHCA: Medicaid underfunded nursing homes by $5.6 billion in 2010

AHCA: Medicaid underfunded nursing homes by $5.6 billion in 2010

State Medicaid programs underfunded nursing homes by $5.6 billion last year. They paid an average of $7.17 per hour, per patient, which is less than the minimum wage of $7.25 per hour, according to a new study.