News & Press Releases
- After being cited as one of the six states not actively addressing its backlog of Medicaid applicants, three non-profits have helped file a lawsuit in federal court against Tennessee. Sam Brooke, Southern Poverty Law Center attorney, and Ricky Reynolds, one of the plaintiffs, join Karen Finney to discuss.
WASHINGTON—The National Health Law Program (NHeLP) today recognized the 49th anniversary of the enactment of Medicaid and Medicare, signed into law by President Lyndon B. Johnson on this day in 1965.
A legal expert at the National Health Law Program said California health officials might be flirting with legal risk by moving slowly to implement federal guidance on Medi-Cal coverage of autism treatment.