Government Relations

UM Legislative Update Newsletter

January 6, 2006

Link from Medicaid Reform Commission issues final report

The Medicaid Reform Commission submitted its final report to the General Assembly on Dec. 28. Sen. Charles Shields (R-St. Joseph), chair of the commission, recommended that the group continue to meet as a permanent joint committee in order to monitor implementation of its recommendations.

The 76 page report includes numerous recommendations organized into ten categories. Major recommendations include the following:

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