Louisiana Medicaid Reform Heads to Washington D.C.

Louisiana Medicaid Reform Heads to Washington D.C.

The Jindal administration has gotten approval from both the Joint Legislative Committee on the Budget and the Health and Welfare Committee to seek approval from the federal government, concerning Medicaid reform.

The Jindal administration has gotten approval from both the Joint Legislative Committee on the Budget and the Health and Welfare Committee to seek approval from the federal government, concerning Medicaid reform. These committee hearings followed in-depth briefings on the health care reform made to both the Louisiana House and the Senate. Assuming the administration is successful in receiving the required Medicaid waiver from the federal government, the administration will then need to return to our state legislature to seek approval regarding the specifics of the Medicaid reform.

For more information on the Medicaid reform and upcoming events pertaining to the reform, visit Louisiana Health First.