Insurance Coverage: Regulation
On May 8, 2019, South Carolina submitted a new 1115 waiver application to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). The waiver includes work requirements, expands coverage for children, pregnant women and parents, and expands coverage for certain individuals with substance use disorders, who are chronically homeless or who are involved in the justice…
Payment Innovation: Other
On May 17, the GAO released a report recommending an improved transparency policy for Section 1115 waivers.
Insurance Coverage: Original Analysis
On March 15, 2019, CMS approved Ohio’s Medicaid 1115 waiver, allowing the state to implement work requirements for certain Medicaid recipients.