Hospital leaders testify against cutting state match to Medicaid funds

HOSPITAL LEADERS recently testified in opposition to proposed state cuts to the Medicaid Disproportionate Share Hospital program. / PBN FILE PHOTO/NICOLE DOTZENROD
HOSPITAL LEADERS recently testified in opposition to proposed state cuts to the Medicaid Disproportionate Share Hospital program. / PBN FILE PHOTO/NICOLE DOTZENROD
PROVIDENCE – On Thursday, hospital leaders from throughout the state testified at the House Committee on Finance’s Human Services Subcommittee hearing on the Executive Office of Health and Human Services’ proposed fiscal year 2019 budget, which cuts state funds to match federal dollars for hospitals caring for Medicaid patients. The Medicaid Disproportionate Share Hospital program…

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