Steve Wagner

Steve Wagner

Steve Wagner is the Executive Director of the Universal Health Care Action Network of Ohio. UHCAN Ohio is a statewide non-partisan, non-profit organization building the voice of consumers to achieve quality, affordable, accessible health coverage for all Ohioans.

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New federal Medicaid waiver is not healthy for Ohio

By: - February 3, 2020

Last Thursday, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced the deceptively named Healthy Adult Opportunity waiver to allow states to receive Medicaid funding as either an annual aggregate cap (block grant) or per capita cap program instead of continuing to pay states the federal share of Medicaid expenses.  The waiver applies to parts […]