Financial Alignment Initiative

Taking care of Medicare and Medicaid's dual-eligibles: A job for Super- , er, Ombudsman

Taking care of Medicare and Medicaid's dual-eligibles: A job for Super- , er, Ombudsman

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Giving long-term care stakeholders a reason to cheer, California recently requested a federal waiver to implement Cal MedConnect, a demonstration project meant to improve care coordination for people who qualify for both Medicare and Medicaid.

Government officials face increased pressure over troubled dual-eligible initiative

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A long-criticized project to improve the healthcare delivery and payment system for people eligible for both Medicare and Medicaid has again been under fire in recent days, prompting government officials to defend the slow pace of implementation.