Kentucky To Privatize Medicaid Program

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"Kentucky To Privatize Medicaid Program"

Following Florida’s lead, Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear (D) has announced that “private companies will manage care for the vast majority of Kentucky’s 815,000 recipients of Medicaid.” “Starting in October, Medicaid recipients in much of the state will choose among three companies that will compete to manage their care,” and some families are already concerned how about the reform “will affect them.”

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