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New Medicaid Study Shows Expansion Likely Will Cost More than Advertised

President Obama in 2009 said: [O]ne of the areas where we can potentially see some saving is a lot of those patients are being seen in the emergency room anyway, and if we are increasing prevention, if we are increasing …

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Obamacare’s Dirty Dozen Implementation Failures

For those pursuing Medicaid expansion, they should consider the many problems already being encountered as the Federal government attempts to roll out various pieces of Obamacare.  The Heritage Foundation just ran a blog on the “Dirty Dozen” implementation failures and …

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Delay in DSH Cuts Means No Need to Rush on Medicaid

This week, the Ohio House of Representatives is poised to pass its version of the biennial budget.  While the bill looks much different than the blueprint originally introduced by Governor Kasich, and now includes changes to his tax reform and …

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Sticker Shock! ObamaCare Bills Coming Due

Those who argued that ObamaCare was a looming public policy disaster are being vindicated almost daily as Americans confront sticker shock over the legislation’s most expensive components. According to the Columbus Dispatch, a new study from the Society of Actuaries …

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Governor Kasich Has It Right on Obamacare

Governor John Kasich is expected to opt not to set up a state exchange. This is the right decision for Ohio.  The President’s health care law is unworkable and unsustainable. Rejecting the health insurance exchanges, and equally as important the …

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Push to Expand Medicaid Underway

The Columbus Dispatch recently indicated that the Ohio Hospital Association “strongly support the responsible implementation of Medicaid expansion.” This is yet another indication of the kind of pressure that will be coming to bear on Governor Kasich in the coming …

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Akron Beacon Journal Refuses to Connect the Dots on Health Care

One of the more frustrating aspects of the debate surrounding health care is the unwillingness of so many to question wether something as incredibly complex and interconnected as the US health care system should be managed from Washington, DC. Despite …

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