Medicaid Reform

first_imgAlaska will spend more than $700 million on Medicaid this year. State officials say Medicaid costs are increasing at an unsustainable rate. What would reforming the program look like to keep costs under control?The Medicaid Reform Advisory GroupAlaska Medicaid Innovations ListDownload AudioHOST: Annie Feidt, Alaska Public Radio NetworkGUESTS:William Streur, commissioner, Department of Health and Social ServicesJosh Applebee, deputy director, Department of Health and Social ServicesBecky Hultberg, president, Alaska State Hospital and Nursing Home AssociationCallers StatewidePARTICIPATE:Post your comment before, during or after the live broadcast (comments may be read on air).Send e-mail to talk [at] alaskapublic [dot] org (comments may be read on air)Call 550-8422 in Anchorage or 1-800-478-8255 if you’re outside Anchorage during the live broadcastLIVE Broadcast: Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. on APRN stations statewide.SUBSCRIBE: Get Talk of Alaska updates automatically by e-mail, RSS or podcast.TALK OF ALASKA ARCHIVElast_img

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