Tab for not expanding KanCare at $106M

November 2014
Kansas Farmer (0022-8583);Nov2014, Vol. 152 Issue 11, p6
The article reports that the Kansas state government's decision not to expand the KanCare state Medicaid system is expected to result in losses of more than 106 million dollars for hospitals in the state in 2014.


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