Dental plans

Medicaid Managed Care Rates Tweaked

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State economists on Tuesday agreed to increase payment rates for Medicaid HMOs that treat women and children by an average of 0.2 percent but decrease the amounts paid to long-term managed care plans by an average 0f 2.3 percent. 

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Tampa-based Argus Dental and Vision withdrew a legal challenge to recently awarded contracts in Florida’s new Medicaid dental program, clearing the way for the state to move ahead with what one official described as the “broadest dental package ever available” to Medicaid beneficiaries.