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Eye On Boise medicaid archive

FRIDAY, SEPT. 22, 2017

FRIDAY, JULY 28, 2017

MONDAY, JULY 17, 2017


MONDAY, MARCH 13, 2017

Veyo hearing finally set, but no public testimony

The House Health & Welfare Committee has announced that it’ll hold a “listening session” on Tuesday morning, starting at 9 a.m. in Room EW 20, on contract management of non-emergency medical transportation under the state Department of Health & Welfare’s controversial new contract with Veyo,...

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MONDAY, FEB. 27, 2017

FRIDAY, FEB. 10, 2017

FRIDAY, FEB. 3, 2017

TUESDAY, JAN. 31, 2017

Idaho plans to more than triple services to children with serious mental illness, without increasing state funding 

The most significant budget request in the Medicaid budget for next year isn’t the biggest in dollars. In fact, the request to transform Idaho’s children’s mental health services – for children with serious emotional disturbances – calls for hardly any increase in state spending next year. But it will result in more than tripling...

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FRIDAY, FEB. 26, 2016

Medicaid budget set on unanimous vote in JFAC 

A unanimous, 16-0 vote in JFAC this morning set the budget for Medicaid for next year, which reflects a 3.4 percent increase in state general funds; 6.2 percent in total funds. The budget, proposed by Sen. Dan Schmidt, D-Moscow, Rep. Luke Malek, R-Coeur d’Alene; and...

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THURSDAY, JAN. 21, 2016

TUESDAY, JAN. 19, 2016

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 23, 2015

TUESDAY, DEC. 22, 2015

THURSDAY, FEB. 5, 2015

TUESDAY, NOV. 18, 2014

THURSDAY, OCT. 2, 2014



FRIDAY, OCT. 18, 2013

TUESDAY, AUG. 27, 2013

TUESDAY, MAY 28, 2013

Medicaid lawsuit seeks class-action status

A group of Medicaid patients with severe disabilities who sued the state last year over cuts in their care are now seeking class-action status for their lawsuit, on behalf of about 3,600 people who receive care through a waiver program for people with developmental disabilities....

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TUESDAY, JAN. 15, 2013

FRIDAY, NOV. 9, 2012

MONDAY, OCT. 22, 2012

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