Medicaid

Elderly may see drastic cuts in Medicaid, Medicare

Older Americans may be in for a rough ride if the changes Washington politicians are considering come to pass. Because good, explanatory journalism is in short supply and TV shouting matches don’t...

DATE: June 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Obamacare's repeal could leave Colorado with high Medicaid cost

Thousands of people in Southwest Colorado are enrolled in Medicaid, but the state may not be able to maintain all that coverage if the Affordable Care Act is repealed.President Donald Trump signed...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Medicaid boosts local integrated health care

Since the expansion of Medicaid in January, hundreds of patients have enrolled to access mental and integrated health care locally. The largest mental health provider in town, Cortez Integrated...

DATE: June 26, 2014 | CATEGORY: Living

Obamacare may cut hospital's bad debt

As more people in Montezuma County sign up for insurance under the new federal health care law, Southwest Memorial Hospital may take on far less bad debt. Southwest Health System said patients were...

DATE: Jan. 8, 2014 | CATEGORY: DS - News

Obamacare may cut hospital's debt

As more people in Montezuma County sign up for insurance under the new federal health care law, Southwest Memorial Hospital may take on far less bad debt. Southwest Health System said patients were...

DATE: Jan. 7, 2014 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Obamacare may cut hospital’s debt

As more people in Montezuma County sign up for insurance under the new federal health care law, Southwest Memorial Hospital may take on far less bad debt. Southwest Health System said patients were...

DATE: Jan. 6, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News