State to withhold $750,000 over Medicaid backlog inaccuracies

June 21–The state health department says it will withhold $750,000 from a contractor that misreported the length of the state’s backlog of Medicaid applications. The backlog is more than four times larger than previously thought.
The Eagle wrote about the discrepancy on Friday.
Medicaid, called KanCare in Kansas, is the state- and federally-funded insurance program for …
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