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Seven long-term care operators are suing the Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services over the state's backlog of approximately 7,000 Medicaid applications, a law firm representing the providers announced Wednesday.
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President-elect Donald Trump on Tuesday announced his nomination of the "dream team" of Rep. Tom Price (R-GA) and consultant Seema Verma to lead the Department of Health and Human Services and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, respectively.
The American Health Care Association will maintain its focus on preserving reimbursement streams for providers in the wake of election results that "nobody fully anticipated," an executive said Tuesday.