Office of Health Transformation Update
October 22, 2013 

Ohio's Legislative Controlling Board Extends Medicaid Coverage

 

"Together with the General Assembly we've improved both the quality of care from Medicaid and its value for taxpayers. Today's action takes another positive step in this mutual effort. I look forward to continuing our partnership with the General Assembly to build upon the progress we've already made to make Medicaid work better for Ohioans."  -Governor John R. Kasich 

 

Controlling Board request

Authority to extend coverage

Benefits of extending coverage

What others are saying

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Debate before Controlling Board more explanatory Cleveland Plain Dealer
Medicaid expansion is set for Ohioans New York Times
Ohio's new Medicaid expansion could cover 330,000 people Washington Post
Vote expands Medicaid; opponents vow to sue Columbus Dispatch
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