New bill would expand Nebraska's Medicaid program
State Sen. Kathy Campbell of Lincoln, who chairs the Health and Human Services Committee, says the bill takes advantage of provisions in the federal law.
Posted: Wednesday, January 23, 2013 12:00 am
LINCOLN — Savings produced by the federal health care law could more than pay for extending Medicaid to thousands of low-income Nebraskans, according to a key lawmaker.
State Sen. Jeremy Nordquist of Omaha released an analysis of potential costs and savings for the expansion Wednesday.
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Wednesday, January 23, 2013 12:00 am.