Tennessee Medicaid block grant push gets backlash at hearing
Oct. 2, 2019 | Jonathan Matisse (Associated Press) | News Channel 9
- Nashville hosted the first hearing on the state’s proposal to change Medicaid federal funding to a modified block grant.
- Patient advocacy groups and healthcare professionals united in opposition to the plan, saying it “just doesn’t work.”
- No one expressed support for the plan at the Nashville hearing.