More than 3 million people in Florida receive Medicaid — the public health insurance program for low-income and disabled Americans— through a private carrier such as Humana, Molina Healthcare and UnitedHealth. The Office of the Inspector General for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services reported this week that Florida’s Medicaid insurers collected more than $26 million between 2009 and 2014 to cover people who had already died. The state has recouped about $24 million.
More than 3 million people in Florida receive Medicaid — the public health insurance program for low-income and disabled Americans— through a private carrier such as Humana, Molina Healthcare and UnitedHealth. The Office of the Inspector General for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services reported this week that Florida’s Medicaid insurers collected more than $26 million between 2009 and 2014 to cover people who had already died. The state has recouped about $24 million.
More than 3 million people in Florida receive Medicaid — the public health insurance program for low-income and disabled Americans— through a private carrier such as Humana, Molina Healthcare and UnitedHealth. The Office of the Inspector General for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services reported this week that Florida’s Medicaid insurers collected more than $26 million between 2009 and 2014 to cover people who had already died. The state has recouped about $24 million.

Florida paid Medicaid insurers $26 million to cover dead people, report says

December 13, 2016 04:18 PM

UPDATED December 15, 2016 12:21 PM

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