medicaid expansion http://wemu.org en Expansion Of Medicaid Exceeding Expectations http://wemu.org/post/expansion-medicaid-exceeding-expectations <p><strong>Medicaid expansion sign-ups hit one-year target in just four months</strong></p><p><br />In less than four months, Michigan has already hit its 2014 enrollment goal for the state's expanded Medicaid program.</p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 15:16:13 +0000 Jake Neher 48616 at http://wemu.org Expansion Of Medicaid Exceeding Expectations Michigan's Expanded Medicaid Program Now Enrolling http://wemu.org/post/michigans-expanded-medicaid-program-now-enrolling <p><strong>Michigan's expanded Medicaid program starts today</strong><br />By Jake Neher<br /><br /><br />Michigan's Medicaid expansion is officially up and running. That means hundreds of thousands of low-income Michiganders are now eligible for government-sponsored health care.</p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 00:02:51 +0000 Jake Neher 43765 at http://wemu.org Michigan's Expanded Medicaid Program Now Enrolling Health Plan Enrollment Deadline Approaching http://wemu.org/post/health-plan-enrollment-deadline-approaching <p>Monday is the deadline for enrolling in a health care plan under terms of the Affordable Care Act.</p><p></p><p></p><p>Locally, Washtenaw Health Plan has been helping people sign up for health insurance for several months.&nbsp;</p> Sat, 29 Mar 2014 00:45:27 +0000 Bob Eccles 43577 at http://wemu.org Health Plan Enrollment Deadline Approaching State House To Vote On Medicaid Expansion http://wemu.org/post/state-house-vote-medicaid-expansion <p>The State House had already passed a version of a bill that would extend Medicaid benefits to about 320,000&nbsp;low-income residents in 2014. The State Senate stalled the measure until this week, when it passed a version with some new elements.&nbsp;</p><p>WEMU's Andrew Cluley reports, State House lawmakers are again preparing to vote on Medicaid expansion.</p><p> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 10:46:54 +0000 Andrew Cluley 34322 at http://wemu.org State House To Vote On Medicaid Expansion